Joseph ‘Tom’ Mulcare Jr., 79

Joseph “Tom” Mulcare Jr., 79, of Ocean View, Del., passed away at home, with his loving wife by his side, on March 24, 2019.

He was born in Washington, D.C., on March 26, 1939, son of the late Joseph and Margaret Mulcare. He retired from the IBEW Local 26 after 43 years as an electrician. He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose, with a Fellowship Degree, and the Sons of the American Legion Post 24. He was a fan of the Redskins, NASCAR and John Wayne.

Mulcare is survived by his wife of almost 38 years, Kathy; his daughter, Kathy and her husband, David; his son, Michael and his wife, Michelle; stepson, Gregory and his wife, Janice; stepdaughter, Linda; six grandchildren; his brother, Jimmy and his nieces and cousins.

A celebration of life was to be held March 29, 2019, at Melson Funeral Services in Ocean View, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to Seasons Hospice Foundation; 220 Continental Dr., Ste. 407; Newark, DE 19713. Condolences may be sent online at