Elsie B. Mallonee, 94, of Millsboro, formerly of Annapolis, Md., passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.
Elsie was born Feb. 3, 1918, to the late James and Laura Blacksten Brown. In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband, Emory J. Mallonee; and four siblings, Doris, Russell, Sterling and Ray Brown.
She worked as a clerk at Peerless Clothier and retired in 1981. She is survived by a stepdaughter, Anna Mary Collins of Columbia, Md.; a niece, Barbara Moulinier of Rehoboth Beach; nephews, Michael Kernan of Baltimore, Md., John Kernan of Berlin, Md., Russell Brown of Baltimore, Tom Brown of Batavia, N.Y., Edd Brown of Arvada, Colo. and Jim Brown previously of Colorado. She is also survived by several extended family members and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call after 9:30 a.m. Pastor Allen Miller will officiate. Interment follows at 2 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, 1911 Forest Dr., Annapolis.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Indian River Volunteer Fire Co., 32628 Oak Orchard Road, Millsboro, DE 19966.