Elsie M. Donnigan, age 86, of Claymont, DE, passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, on Saturday, August 19, 2017.
She was born in Wilmington, DE, to the late Joseph and Elsie Hackendorn. Elsie graduated from A. I. duPont HS. She enjoyed traveling across the US with her late husband Bob. She also liked visiting their many new friends they meet while traveling. She enjoy going to the casinos and playing solitaire on the computer. Most important to her was raising her family and her job as grandmother.
Her husband of almost 60 years Robert G., died in April of 2016. Elsie is survived by her 2 children, John (Deborah) of Claymont and Lynn Armstrong (Tim) of Wilmington and a grandson, Timmy Armstrong. Elsie is also preceded in death by her grandson, Tommy and sister, Dolores H. Jackson.
A viewing will be on Thursday, August 24 from 6-8pm, at the United Methodist Church of the Atonement, 3519 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703, where a funeral service will be held on Friday, August 25, at 11am. Burial will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Church of the Atonement.
For online condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com