Age 89 of Newark, DE passed away on June 3, 2018.

Viola was a Homemaker and worked for the Red Clay School District. She loved spending time with her family. She was deeply loved and will be dearly missed by her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter. She is survived by her son, Walter E. “Sonny” Telford III; her daughter, Donna L. Roy and her husband, Gerald and her brother, Harper Savage. Also left to cherish her memory are four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway on Friday June 8, where friends may greet the family after 10:00 am. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090. Please indicate that your donation should be applied to the Delaware Valley Chapter.