Ethel M. Spahr, age 89 of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 28, 2017.
She was born and raised in Wilmington to the late Mabel and Mitchell Pryor and graduated from Wilmington HS. Ethel was a homemaker and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Naomi Chapter # 20. She enjoyed her time at her summer home in Riverdale and then Ocean View.
Ethel is survived by her husband of 70 years, Alva E. Spahr, Jr.; a daughter, Deborah Barr (William), 1 granddaughter and 2 great granddaughters. She is also preceded in death by her son, John Mitchell Spahr.
Services and Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Delaware Humane Assoc. 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.
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