Dorothy B. (Barrett) Christiansen, age 93, formerly of Essington, PA and Bethany Beach, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 21, 2017.
She was born in Philadelphia, PA and was the daughter of the late, John W. Barrett and Cecelia Lookingfore Phillips.
Dorothy was with Westinghouse for all of her working days. She loved dancing, shopping, puzzle books, cryptograms, traveling, the casinos, but mostly spending time with her family.
She is survived by her 3 children, Joseph Christiansen of Sterling Heights, MI, Maureen Daliessio of Chadds Ford, PA, and Edward Christiansen of Bear, DE; a sister, Juanita Raymond of Essington, PA; 4 grandchildren, Eric Christiansen and Dana Ives of Sterling Heights, MI, Jason Daliessio of Parkesberg, PA, and Nicole Zehnder of Middletown, DE, and 5 great grandchildren. She is also preceded in death by her 3 siblings, Joseph Barrett, Mary White and Helen Rosse.
Friends may call on the family on Friday, October 27, beginning at 10 am, at St. Margaret of Scotland RC Church, 2431 Frazer Rd, Newark, DE 19702, where a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 am. Burial will then be held at All Saints Cemetery.
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