Places

  • Milford tourist attractions include: Adams Wharf and Abbott's Mill Nature Center.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Luke Petitgout (american football player), Kassi Kennedy (writer and pianist), Jeff Baldwin (baseball player), and Brian G. Pettyjohn (consultant).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Sussex County Post.

History

The Kent County portion of Milford is part of the Dover Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Sussex County portion is part of the Seaford Micropolitan Statistical Area. Milford is located at 38°54′46″N 75°25′46″W / 38. 91278°N 75. 42944°W / 38. 91278; -75. 42944 (38. 912840, -75. 429327), along the Mispillion River. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5. 6 square miles (15 km), of which, 5. 6 square miles (15 km) of it is land and 0. 1 square miles (0. 26 km) of it (1. 07%) is water. The Kent County side of Milford was first settled in 1680 by Henry Bowan on what was known as the Saw Mill Range. A century later the Reverend Sydenham Thorne built a dam across the Mispillion River to generate power for his gristmill and sawmill. Around the same time, Joseph Oliver laid out the first city streets and plots nearby on a part of his plantation. Soon a number of homes and businesses appeared along Front Street. The city was incorporated February 5, 1807. In the 1770s, a ship building industry was already...

The official website for the city of Milford is http://www.cityofmilford.com/.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Milford, Delaware.

Milford Obituaries

It was noted on November 25th, 2015 that Helen KI Cram passed away in Milford, Delaware.  Cram was 80 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Helen KI's life.

It was written by The Daily Journal on July 24th, 2014 that Viola A Defelice-Parker (Aker) passed away in Buena, New Jersey.  Ms. Defelice-Parker was 89 years old and was born in Milford, DE.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Viola A's life.

It was reported on April 28th, 2014 that Edward S "Ed" Lange passed away in Milford, Delaware.  Lange was 96 years old and was born in Willow Grove, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Edward S "Ed"'s life.

It was disclosed on February 15th, 2014 that O David "Dave" Reinsmith passed on in Milford, Delaware.  Reinsmith was 82 years old and was born in Freeland, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor O David "Dave"'s life.

It was noted by Columbus Dispatch on December 31st, 2013 that Phyllis A Mears (Jerread) died in Ohio.  Ms. Mears was 61 years old and was born in Milford, DE.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Phyllis A's life.

It was reported on September 8th, 2013 that Dolores Barbara Wolski (Slodysko) passed on in Milford, Delaware.  Ms. Wolski was 87 years old and was born in Shamokin, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dolores Barbara's life.

It was disclosed on September 8th, 2013 that Roy Shiry Peterman perished in Milford, Delaware.  Peterman was 93 years old and was born in Clearfield, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roy Shiry's life.

It was revealed by Orlando Sentinel on September 7th, 2013 that Gary E Murray passed away in Orlando, Florida.  Murray was 60 years old and was born in Milford, DE.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gary E's life.

It was reported on September 4th, 2013 that Harold E Prunty died in Milford, Delaware.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Harold E's life.

It was revealed by The Daily Tribune on July 25th, 2013 that Diane Beverly Hinkson (Isaacs) passed on in Troy, Michigan.  Ms. Hinkson was 68 years old and was born in Milford, DE.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Diane Beverly's life.

All Funeral Homes in Milford

Parsell Atkins & Lodge Funeral

This chapel has the capacity to handle three simultaneous visitations, or it can be opened‚ into a room that will accommodate 400. Parking for 100 automobiles, as well as street parking is available. The facility is decorated with a mix of...

Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium

Owned and operated by S. Keith Parsell, the Parsell Funeral Homes are dedicated to providing care and compassion in your time of need.We opened the first crematory in Sussex and Kent Counties, Delaware, to be owned and operated by a licensed...

Pippin Funeral Home

In 1975 Pippin Funeral Home established an open door policy where visitors to our home are always welcome. This tradition continues today allowing us to provide current information on such subjects as: funeral costs, cremation services, caskets,...

Watson Funeral Home Incorporated

Jerry D. Watson has been in the funeral business in Eldorado as the owner and operator of Watson Funeral Home since March, 1974. Sean D. Watson joined the family firm in 1990 after his graduation from SIU College of Mortuary Science. Jerry and...

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Bennie Smith Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185
Berry Short Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185
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Lofland Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185
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Rogers Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185
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William V Sipple & Son
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185
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Young's Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Milford, WA 98185

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ELIZABETH J. HAMPEL CHEESMAN
While in Tucson, she was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, where she was active in many parish activities, including the sandwich lunch program and the St. Vincent de Paul Society ... Crist of Milford; grandchildren, Brad Lantz, Christopher Hampel ...
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Lucky Munro Regli
Lucky Munro Regli, 65, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 4, 2010 at the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford, DE after a short ... Arrangements by Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Lewes, DE. Sign online guestbook at www.parsellfuneralhomes.com ...
http://www.registerstar.com/articles/2010/11/06/obituaries/doc4cd4dc38b5ce9531647138.txt

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