Mildred V. Bromwell, passed away at her son’s home, surrounded by her family on Saturday, July 29, 2017 after a short illness.

She was born and raised in Newark, DE and a graduate of Newark HS. Mildred and her husband Charles J. Bromwell eventually moved to Rehoboth Beach, DE where they became lifelong residents.

Over her years Mildred enjoyed bowling, country dancing, classic country music, especially George Jones, sitting on her porch doing puzzles and playing solitaire. She also enjoyed going to the casinos with her friends. Mildred was known for her love of Boston Terriers.

Mildred was predeceased by her parent’s Henry and Eva Culley, her sister Emily, her husband Charlie in 1985 and her son Ronald in 2004.

She is survived by 2 children, Pat Messerknecht (Fred) and John (Kim); six grandsons, Jason (Meredith), Keith, John, Jr. and Dillan Bromwell and Anthony (Terri) and Chris Casarino (Matt); one step grandson Brian Foraker (Jessica); four great granddaughters and two step great granddaughters.

A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Friday, August 4, 2017 at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Homes, 3710 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE 19808, where a funeral service will follow at 11 am. Burial will be in Gracelawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Heartland Hospice, 256 Chapman Rd., Suite 102, Newark, DE 19702. The family wishes to thank Heartland Hospice, Easter Seals and Seniors Helping Seniors for their dedicated help.
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