February 7, 1952 - March 21, 2021
Joan Olivia Dathe, age 69 of Rehoboth Beach, DE passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at Beebe Healthcare, in Lewes, DE. She was born February 7, 1952 in Dover, DE, daughter of Medford Jr. and Eleanor Nowland Davis. Mrs. Dathe devoted her professional working career as a registered nurse working at St. Barnabas Hospital in Livingston, New Jersey where she worked in the Coronary and Oncology areas of the hospital. Prior to her retirement she had transitioned over to working in the Hospice Division of the hospital where her efforts were dedicated to helping families through the hospice experience. She enjoyed being a member of the Kings Creek Country Club where she had met and developed many long-lasting special friendships. Most importantly, she loved spending time with her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Robert Fred Dathe; her two daughters, Kristan Spamer (Donovan) of New York City, NY and Lauran Dathe of Morris Plains, New Jersey; two brothers, Medford Davis, III (Cathy) of Rehoboth Beach, DE and Ray Davis (Linda) of Smyrna, DE; two sisters, Gail Mack (Greg) of Lewes, De and Susan Durham of Smyrna, DE; two grandchildren Logan and Hayden, a sister-in-law Joan Frazier (Charles) of Toms River, New Jersey; and many nieces and nephews. All services will be private by invitation for the immediate family. Live stream of the funeral services will be available on Thursday March 25, 2021 at 11 AM at the following online address; https://webcasts.lifetributes.com/1128191 Burial will be private in Epworth Methodist Cemetery, Rehoboth Beach. DE. Professional services are entrusted to the care of Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Lewes, DE. Memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963 or to Brandywine Valley SPCA of Georgetown, 22918 Dupont Blvd., Georgetown, DE 19947. Please sign the online guest book at this site.
Joan Olivia Dathe, age 69 of Rehoboth Beach, DE passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 21, 2021, at Beebe Healthcare, in Lewes, DE. She was born February 7, 1952 in Dover, DE, daughter of Medford Jr. and Eleanor Nowland Davis. Mrs. Dathe devoted... View Obituary & Service Information
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