Mable E. Toomey, 90

Mable E. Toomey, 90, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away and went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Cadia Renaissance Healthcare in Millsboro, Del. She was born in Millville, Del., on July 15, 1928, daughter of the late William Jones and Minnie Mae (Hammond) Jones.

Toomey was a graduate of Lord Baltimore High School in Ocean View, Del. She worked as a paraprofessional for the Howard T. Ennis School in Georgetown, Del., with more than 30 years of service before her retirement. She was a faithful member of Frankford (Del.) United Methodist Church. Toomey also enjoyed going out to dinner with her family and friends, and spending time at the beach.

In addition to her parents, Toomey was preceded in death by her husband, Granville Toomey, in 2006; and her seven siblings, Elmer Jones, Harry Jones, Bud Jones, Frances Wells, Ruth Hocker, Florence Steele and Mildred Cooper. She is survived by her two daughters, Pamela G. Toomey of Dagsboro, and Amy S. Thomas and her husband, Brian, of Ocean View

A funeral service was to be held Nov. 24, 2018, at Frankford United Methodist Church, with interment at St. George’s Cemetery in Clarksville, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to Seasons Hospice; 220 Continental Dr., Ste. 407; Newark, DE 19713. Condolences may be sent online at