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Delores "Dee" K. (Horsey) Cubbage

November 6, 1930 ~ April 30, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old
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Delores K. Cubbage (Dee) gained her wings on April 30, 2023 peacefully in her sleep at her home in Dover.  She was born on 11-6-1930 to Kenneth and Elizabeth Horsey and raised in Smyrna, DE.

After a long career at Acme Markets, she taught herself to oil paint and went on to teach painting at her home in Milford, at Milford Community School, and at the Dover, Harrington, Milford and Frederica Senior Centers.  Many of her paintings were prize winners and hang in the centers.

She was very active the last 7 years in Frederica Senior Center and in 2023 was named Frederica Senior Center Queen.  She made many loving friends there.

Delores was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, William J. Cubbage, son, Mark Daniels and brothers, Bill and Bob Horsey.

She is survived by daughter, Terry Montgomery (Rodger), Son, Kenneth Daniels (Pat), step-daughters, Jo Bergold (Richard), & Sig Millman (Donald), step-son, Barry Dodd (Nancy), sister, Etta Cuccini, Brother, Sonny Horsey, many grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many dear, close friends.

Per her wishes, her ashes will be spread over a beautiful mountain top in Western Maryland.

Donations may be made to Frederica Senior Center.

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