Carol Ann Bessel, age 79 of Wilmington, DE, went home to be with the Lord at Christiana Hospital on June 25, 2018 surrounded by her family. Carol was born in Dillsburg PA. She went to Nursing School at Union Memorial Hospital and became a Registered Nurse. She worked most of her life with her husband running A & B Ice Company, Bescar Industries, & C.A.B Supply Company. She retired in 2000 with her husband.

Carol is survived by her husband, William H. Bessel, Jr.; sons, Robert (Joanne) and John (Susan); daughter-in-law, Annmarie; 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son William H. Bessel, III.

A visitation for family and friends will be held on Monday, July 2, 2018 at St. Marks United Methodist Church 1700 Limestone Road, Wilmington DE 19804 from 10-11 AM followed by a service in celebration of Carol’s life at 11 AM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Carol, may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Dr., Suite 101, Newark, DE 19713.