C. Susan Wells, loved the outdoors

March 17, 2023

C. Susan Wells, 79, of Selbyville, formerly of Towson, Md., passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Sunday, March 12, 2023, at Delaware Hospice Center in Milford.

Susan was born in Baltimore, Md., Oct. 21, 1943, daughter of the late Henry Carter and the late Frances (Shepard) Carter. She retired from Goucher College in Baltimore, Md., as an executive administrative assistant.  

She had a love for the outdoors. Susan enjoyed boating with her husband, and they spent countless hours fishing and crabbing. She was also a talented gardener, taking meticulous care of her African violets, and she and her husband Ron enjoyed taking cruises. Susan was a member of St. Luke Catholic Church in Ocean City, where she served as a Eucharistic minister and was a member of the Swann Keys Sports Club.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, William “Bill” Burke. She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Ronald Lee Wells; two daughters, Carrie Lubiniecki and her husband John, and Cindy Wehner and her husband Ed; a granddaughter, Stephanie Lubiniecki; a great-grandson, Caleb Lubiniecki; and a brother, John Carter and his wife Vicki.  

A celebration of life will be held from 2 to 6 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 2023, at Swann Keys Community Center. 

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Susan’s name to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.

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