Marie H. Powell, age 90, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2018.
She was born in Wilmington, DE, the youngest of 10, to the late Norman and Ella Hayman.
Marie was a lifelong resident of Delaware. She was a homemaker and a Vanda representative for 15 years. Marie was a member of Limestone Presbyterian Church for over 50 years and a member of the Stephen Ministry. She was a mall walker, enjoyed traveling and loved to read and dance.
Marie was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, J. Clayton Powell. She is survived by her sons, Rodger Powell (Eve) and J. Gordon Powell (Kathleen), her grandchildren, Steven (Candace), Nina (Milton), Elize (Matt), Erin (Brandon), Kristin (Bobby), and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank Vitas Hospice for the excellent care that they provided to Marie during her illness.
Friends may call on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 from 9:00 -10:00 a.m. at the McCrey & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will follow at 10:00 a.m. A reception will follow the service. Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery. 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE 19701. Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Vitas Hospice, 100 Commerce Dr., Suite 302, Newark, DE 19713.