Oscar Russell White, 72

Oscar Russell White, 72, of Ocean View, Del., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009, in Delaware Hospice.

White was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar and Beatrice Baker White; and a sister, Jean Ennis. He is survived by his wife, Martha Parker White; a son, O.R. White and his wife, Annette, of Berlin, Md.; a daughter, Vickie Costantini and her husband, Bob, of Baltimore, Md.; stepsons, Bruce Mears of Frankford, Del., and Gary Murray of Ocean View; a brother, Gerald White and his wife, Betsy, of Pittsville, Md.; granddaughters, Mackenzie White of Berlin and Carrie and Katie Costanini of Baltimore; step-grandsons, Brandon Mears of Lewes, Del., Jordan Mears of Frankford, and Chase Mears of Lewes, Del.; and several nieces and nephews.

Following cremation, a private memorial service will be held by the family at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the giver’s own children’s family educational fund or to their respective church.