Claire Lilley Warrington of Landenberg

Claire Lilley Warrington, 84, of Landenberg, died Sunday, Feb. 11, at Brandywine Senior Living. She was the wife of Cortland W. Warrington, with whom she shared 64 years of marriage.

Claire Lilley Warrington

Born in Wilmington, she was the daughter of the late Herbert Lilley and the late Rebecca Kite Lilley.

Claire was an elementary school teacher at the Red Clay School District, retiring in 1991, after 27 years of service.

She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and was a charter member of the Calvary Presbyterian Church, Wilmington, where she was a Sunday School teacher. She was the oldest surviving charter member.

Claire enjoyed traveling, cooking, was an avid reader and enjoyed being with her family and friends.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Mark S. Warrington and his wife Anna of West Grove, and Keith R. Warrington and his wife Jeanne of Landenberg, and four grandchildren, Steven, Olivia, Hunter and Rachel.

You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square. Her Funeral service will follow at 10:30. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to the Calvary Presbyterian Church, 701 South Maryland Avenue, Wilmington DE 19804 or to the Landenberg United Methodist Church, 205 Penn Green Road, PO Box 36, Landenberg, PA 19350.

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