Eleanor M. Demetro, 91, of Millsboro, formerly of Delair, N.J., passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at her home.
She was born in Philadelphia, Pa., daughter of the late John and Harriett (Stricker) Snock. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Edward Joseph Demetro in 1997. She is survived by a daughter, Veronica “Bonnie” Cullen; granddaughter, Marlena Wolfe; grandson, John C. Wolfe Jr.; and three great-grandchildren, Malachi, Simcha and Nevaeh.
A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 32013 Long Neck Road, Millsboro. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, 30839 Mt. Joy Road, Millsboro. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Eleanor’s name to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.