VERONICA “RONI” BENECK

Roni, 88, passed away on March 16, 2018. She was born in Frackville, PA and lived for over 50 years in Harrisburg before moving to Wilmington. Roni overflowed with love, support and enthusiasm for family and friends. She adored children and loved singing in the church choir.

Roni was predeceased by her husband, Stephen. She is survived by brothers; George and Alex; daughter, Donna Merlina (Ron); three sons, Steve (Diane), George (Lou) and John (Whitney). Also left to cherish her memory are seven grandchildren; Troy, Ryan, Trae, Justin, Skylar, Athena and Luke.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held, on Friday, March 23, at 11:00 AM at Immaculate Heart of Mary RC Church, 4710 Weldin Road, Wilmington, DE, where friends may greet the family after 10:00 AM. Burial will be private at a later date.

In lieu of flowers please donate to A. I. DuPont Children’s Hospital, 1600 Rockland Rd., Wilmington, DE 19803 or a charity of your choice.