Timothy P. Husband, devoted educator

December 18, 2017

Timothy P. Husband, 61, of Rehoboth Beach, passed away Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at his home. He was born Tuesday, Sept. 18, 1956, in Kennett Square, Pa., son of the late Joseph and Mary (McLaughlin) Husband.

Mr. Husband grew up in Kennett Square and attended school there. He received a PhD in education and went on to teach Spanish and French for 35 years in Conestoga, Pa., followed by two years at Sussex Central High School in Georgetown. A mentor and role model at heart, Mr. Husband was actively involved with his students, and held them as a priority in life. He loved the beach, traveling, and working in his yard. Mr. Husband was a very creative soul with a wonderful sense of humor. He was loved by many, and will be truly missed by all who knew him.

Mr. Husband is survived by his husband, Michael J. Denofrio of Rehoboth Beach; his brother, Casey Husband of Leesburg, Va.; and countless dear friends whom he considered family.

A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Lewes.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Husband's memory may be made to the ALS Association: c/o MAC-Maintaining Active Citizens Center, PRMC Room, 909 Progress Circle, Salisbury, MD 21804.

Please visit Mr. Husband's Life Memorial Webpage and sign his online guestbook at