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Viola L. Martin

October 14, 1934 ~ November 17, 2019 (age 85)

Obituary

Viola Lorene Martin was born October 14, 1934 in Whitby, West Virginia to George Gore and the late Macie Gore.  She went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Christiana Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Viola leaves to cherish her loving memory: three children; Edmonia  “Spiffy” Martin-Smith (the late John T.), Jeffrey A. Martin (Carmen), and  Tonja Bishop. Grandchildren; Devona Martin, Shalaunda Parsons  (Calvert), William Martin, Lakeysha Harmon (Keith), Camielle Woodard,  Glenn Woodard, Rashim Bishop, Hakeem Bishop (Lauren), Lakeem  Townsend, Rakim Townsend; Great-Grandchildren; Zavia Ortiz, Wendy  Martin, Destiny Martin, Christian Martin, Charronnda Smith, Maleeya  Pettaway, Justin Wiggins, Keith Jr., Kevin, Branden, and Keiera Harmon,  Alex, Austin, Andrew, and Aaliyah Velez, Jayden and Jace Bishop; devoted  nieces, Patricia Bennett, Valerie Simpson, Karen Langston, Deseri Dillard and a host of devoted  nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends. 

Her Celebration of Life Service will be 11:00 am on Friday, November 22, 2019, at Congo Funeral Home, 201 N. Gray Ave,  Wilmington, Delaware 19805; viewing 9 - 10:45 am only.

Her burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery, 3300 Lancaster Pike, Wilmington, DE 19805.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
November 22, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Congo Funeral Home
201 N. Gray Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805

Celebration of Life Service
Friday
November 22, 2019

11:00 AM
Congo Funeral Home
201 N. Gray Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19805

Burial
Friday
November 22, 2019

Silverbrook Cemetery
Lancaster Pike & DuPont Road
Wilmington, DE 19805

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