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Reginald O. Brittingham

February 9, 1934 ~ March 2, 2021 (age 87)

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Reginald O. Brittingham, 87, of Millsboro, Delaware, passed away peacefully at Beebe Hospital surrounded by his immediate family at his side on March 2, 2021.  Born in Dagsboro, Delaware on February 9, 1934, Reggie was the son of the late W. Corkran Brittingham and Helen M. Brittingham.   

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Grace Ryan Brittingham, along with a daughter, Bobbi J. Warrington, a son, Michael C. Brittingham (Kathy) and a brother, Donald C. Brittingham (June).  

Volunteering was a huge part of his life. This included being a lifetime member of Dagsboro Fire Company, the Dagsboro and Millsboro Little Leagues, a Christian Storehouse volunteer, and a Zoar Church volunteer and member.  He was also an avid sportsman, always coaching, umpiring, playing or watching and loved life in general. He was also a pool shark! 

He also leaves behind  6 grandchildren, Jason M. Brittingham, Stacey Schwartzkopf Clark (Gareth), Jamie Brittingham Downs (Rich), Jodie Brittingham Cannon (Bryan), Scott W. Schwartzkopf (Sydney) and Jen Brittingham Farissier (Jason).  

Also surviving are 9 great grandchildren including Chase Brittingham, Chloe Downs, Brandon Cannon, Ryan, Mason and McKenzie Farissier, Emma & Jacob Clark and Christine Cannon.  

A walk-through viewing will take place from 12pm - 2pm on Friday, March 5, 2021 at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St, Millsboro, DE  19966. A graveside service for the immediate family will follow. A memorial service will be planned for a later date.  

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Zoar United Methodist Church, C/O Carisa Pepper, 24491 Gravel Hill Rd, Millsboro, DE  19966 or the Christian Storehouse, PO Box 239, Millsboro, DE  19966.  

Electronic condolences via www.watsonfh.com

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Services

Viewing
Friday
March 5, 2021

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Watson Funeral Home
211 S. Washington St.
Millsboro, DE 19966

Private Interment

MILLSBORO CEMETERY
MILLSBORO
MILLSBORO, DE 19966

Donations

ZOAR UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
C/O CARISA PEPPER, 24491 GRAVEL HILL ROAD, MILLSBORO DE 19966

CHRISTIAN STOREHOUSE
PO BOX 239, MILLSBORO DE 19966

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