Pearl H. Warrington

Pearl H. Warrington of Millsboro, Del., passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, surrounded by her loving family, at Harrison Senior Living. She was born in Milford, Del., to the late John S. Warrington and Anna K. Warrington.

Warrington and her husband, Calvin, operated Warrington’s Meats & Groceries from 1964 to 1974. She attended Community Church of Oak Orchard, Del., and was a member of the VFW. Warrington, along with her husband, was a founding member of Mid-Sussex Rescue Squad and was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary.

She enjoyed playing Skip Bo and spending time at Millsboro McDonald’s with her friends most mornings until she was no longer able. Warrington was most happy when surrounded by her family and feeding anyone who visited her.

In addition to her parents, Warrington was preceded in death by her loving husband, Calvin Warrington, and a sister, Ethel Hastings. She is survived by two children, Dianna Atkins and her husband, Robert, and Daniel Warrington, all of Millsboro; two sisters, Leah Betts and Retta Clifton, both of Milton, Del.; four grandchildren, Holly Pfleger and her husband, Jimmy, Lori Parker and her husband, Burke, Luke Warrington and Ben Warrington; three great-grandchildren, Hunter Parker, Sadie Parker and Colby Pfleger; a great-great-grandchild, Rhen Pfleger; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A funeral service was to be held Sept. 11, 2019, at Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, Del., with interment at the Millsboro Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial donations to Community Church of Oak Orchard; 32615 Oak Orchard Rd.; Millsboro, DE 19966. Condolences may be sent online at