Cenie R. Thompson passed away peacefully on February 9th at the age of 98. Born in Culpeper, VA on January 1, 1925, she was the daughter of Eugene and Alberta Burke. Cenie took care of several foster children and later opened her own daycare.
She lived in Newark, DE for several years, where she enjoyed being with her friends at Main Towers. She loved watching the Steve Harvey Show, playing bingo, and going to the casino. She also loved being with her family at the holidays.
Survivors include her three children, Alberta Unterreiner (Bob) of Fairhill, MD, Ronald Weakley of Rockhill, MD, and Michael Weakley of Wilmington, DE; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
We would like to thank Accent Care Hospice for their compassionate care.
A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 18th at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home (3710 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington, DE 19808). Friends may call beginning at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family ask contributions be made to Accent Care Hospice or St. Jude Hospital.