WILLIAM ALFRED PEOPLES
William Alfred Peoples 98, passed away on February 25, 2017. Mr. Peoples, born in Hockessin, DE, was a farmer for a good part of his life. He later was employed as a truck driver with Wooleyhan Transport Co. He was a longtime member of the Yorklyn Lions Club, and his interests included boating, gardening and cars.
His wife of 64 years, Charlotte (Donovan) Peoples passed away in 2006. He was also predeceased by his 2 sisters, Dorothy Yearsley and Eleanor Jester. Mr. Peoples is survived by nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday March 3 from 10-11am with a service at 11am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will follow in Silverbrook Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Dr. Suite 101 Newark, DE 19713.