Teresa Joanne Duffie Day, 53, of Lewes, born to Braven O. Duffie and the late Odelia Duffie, in Lewes, March 16, 1959, went home peacefully to be with the Lord surrounded by her loving husband of 23 years, Gary M. Day, and family Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Delaware Hospice Center.
Teresa leaves to cherish her memories her dear husband, Gary; one son, Andre` Duffie and daughter-in-law Trisha; one daughter, Jessica Ortiz and son-in-law Johnny Ortiz; father, Braven O. Duffie (wife Dorothy); mother-in-law, Evelyn Day; five brothers, Reginald Bundick, Braven O. Duffy Jr., Sherman Duffie, Winfred Duffie and Daryl Duffie; three sisters, Malinda Barrett, Faye Smith and Sonja Ayers; five sisters-in-law, Vera Bundick, Nancy Fitzkee, Melody Duffie, Rena Duffie and Tynice Duffie; two brothers-in-law, Ronnie Barrett and Steve Fitzkee; three granddaughters, Leila and Natalie Duffie, and Celeste Ortiz; one grandson, Caleb Ortiz; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and Bethel AME Church family.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 16, at Bethel AME Church, 604 N. Walnut St. Wilmington, with viewing from 9 to 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Peoples Cemetery in Lewes, and a viewing from 6 to 8 p.m, Friday, March 15, at Trinity Faith Christian Center, 15516 New Road, Lewes.
In lieu of following, donations may be made to Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963. Ministry of comfort provided by The House of Wright Mortuary & Cremation Services.