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Jane P. Divirgilis

February 12, 1947 ~ July 13, 2018 (age 71)
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Jane P. Divirgilis, age 71, of Smyrna, Delaware, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 13, 2018.

She was born on February 12, 1947 in Wilmington, Delaware, the daughter of the late Howard A. Fortner, Jr. and Mary M. (Nabb) Fortner.

Jane was a loving homemaker who cherished spending time with her family. She liked working on jigsaw puzzles, crocheting, and crafts.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Karen J. Spray; her son-in-law, James Spray; and her grandson, Jamie Spray.

Jane is survived by her husband of 31 years, Armond C. Divirgilis; her son, Kenneth A. Virdin, Jr. and his wife Lynda of Smyrna, her daughter, Katherine L. Virdin of Smyrna; her five grandsons whom she adored, T.J. Daniels and his wife Heather of Smyrna, Edward J. Steele, Jr. of Middletown, Shane A. Steele of Smyrna, Kenneth A. Virdin, III of Smyrna, and Ryan A. Virdin of Smyrna; two great grandchildren, Kaden Steele and Charissa Steele, both of Middletown; and her siblings, Sandra Shuman of Smyrna, Mary Elaine Pickering and her husband Kevin of Dover, and Howard A. Fortner, III of Smyrna.

She is also survived by her loving step-children, Armond C. Divirgilis, Jr. of Belton, Texas and Preston H. Divirgilis and his wife Regina of Springhill, Florida; and their children, Nichole Divirgilis of Belton, Amanda Divirgilis of Belton, Jessica Divirgilis, Kaden Divirgilis of Springhill,  and Kinley Divirgilis of Springhill.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 11am to 12pm in the Faries Funeral Chapel, located at 29 South Main Street in Smyrna. Funeral services will begin at 12pm.

Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery in Smyrna.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Neurology, 110 S. Paca St., Baltimore, MD 21201. Please make donations in the name of Jane P. Divirgilis.


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