Age 95, passed away on April 21, 2018. She was born in Wilmington, DE to the late Larry and Emma Brittingham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence and her son, James Hill.

Thelma volunteered for Meals on Wheels, and at the John Leach School for children. She was also a volunteer at Ingleside Nursing Home. She enjoyed doing puzzles and watching TV. She was happiest however, when she was spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth Sycalik (William) and Patricia Hill; her sister, Janet Balascio-Fichter (Frank); her brother, William Brittingham. Also left to cherish her memory are her grandchildren, Dawn (Robert), Mike, Liz and Drew; great grandchild, Autumn and a great-great grandchild, Jacob. She also leaves numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday April 26th at 2:30 pm at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike, Wilmington, where friends may greet the family from1:30 to 2:30 pm. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery.