Jessica L. Newman

March 31, 1928 ~ April 2, 2018 (age 90)

Mrs. Newman passed away surrounded by her family on April 2, 2018. Wife of the late John Newman; mother of Joan Price (Karl), William A. Short, Jr., Mary Short, and the late Denise Short; daughter of the late Raven and Isabella Starks; also survived by 4 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends.

Prior to retirement, Mrs. Newman worked as a Transportation Aide for Brandywine School District.

Funeral 7PM Tues., April 10th at Union Baptist Church, 2616 Carter St., Wilm, DE 19802; viewing 5-6:45pm only. Burial 1PM Wed., April 11th in Delaware Veterans Cemetery, Bear, DE. 

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