Norwood (Woody) Becton Sloan Jr., son of Norwood B. Sloan Sr. and Sally Louise Nelms, was born August 25, 1931, in Philadelphia, PA, transitioned this life on the morning of Saturday, July 7, 2018, at home in Middletown, DE.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mayford Sloan, 4 daughter’s K. Lehua Cunningham (Christopher Cunningham), Newark, DE, Patricia Puanani (Sloan-Benson), New Castle, DE, Valerie Joseph-Darden, Philadelphia, Nicole Sloan and Sue Jackson, Drexel Hill, Pa. He is survived by a sister Tina Sloan-Green and brother-in-law Frank Green, Beatrice Harris and brother-in-law Matthew Harris. He is preceded in death by brother, Eugene Sloan, sister’s Cordilia Sloan and Leonette McCollum, Teresa MacCowan. He has 12 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren. He has many sister and brother-in-laws, cousins and friends.
His funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 14th at Newark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711. A viewing will be held from 2-3:00pm only.A graveside service will take place on Wednesday, July 18th at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery at 11:00am.