Paul E. Widenor Jr., 86

Paul E. Widenor Jr., 86, of Millsboro, formerly of Queenstown, Md., passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2007. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army and retired as an engineer for the Department of Defense. He was a member of the New Life Bible Fellowship Church in Millsboro and former member of the Kent Island United Methodist Church. Widenor was also very active in Gideons International.

Widenor was preceded in death by his parents, Paul E. and Susan (Kern) Widenor. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Dorothy (Roschy) Widenor; two daughters, Marlys Dickerson and her husband Jack of Centreville, Md., and Sandra Widenor of Queenstown, Md.; brother, Malcolm Widenor and his wife Marcia of Long Island, N.Y.; and three grandchildren, Desra Dickerson, Whitney Bambary and Brandon Bambary.

A memorial service was scheduled for Tuesday, June 26, 2007; interment was private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Widenor’s name to Gideons International, P.O. Box 155, Lewes DE 19958; or to the New Life Bible Fellowship Church, 24771 Cannon Rd., Millsboro DE 19966.