Constance Young
B: 1939-06-26
D: 2017-08-17
View Details
Young, Constance
Raymond Byard
B: 1939-09-15
D: 2017-08-16
View Details
Byard, Raymond
Vera Murrell
B: 1935-08-13
D: 2017-08-15
View Details
Murrell, Vera
James Thompson
B: 1921-02-09
D: 2017-08-14
View Details
Thompson, James
Kimberly Newman-McCown
B: 1965-07-14
D: 2017-08-13
View Details
Newman-McCown, Kimberly
Natysha Murray
B: 1976-04-21
D: 2017-08-11
View Details
Murray, Natysha
Franklin D. McRae
B: 1939-07-27
D: 2017-08-06
View Details
McRae, Franklin D.
Michael Bryant
B: 1967-11-07
D: 2017-08-05
View Details
Bryant, Michael
Helen Lewis
B: 1947-05-08
D: 2017-08-03
View Details
Lewis, Helen
Lynda Martin
B: 1960-09-04
D: 2017-07-30
View Details
Martin, Lynda
Leroy D. Triplett
B: 1953-12-04
D: 2017-07-28
View Details
Triplett, Leroy D.
Clara Harris
B: 1930-10-05
D: 2017-07-27
View Details
Harris, Clara
Vastine Livingston
B: 1928-10-30
D: 2017-07-25
View Details
Livingston, Vastine
Katherine Williams
B: 1950-07-17
D: 2017-07-25
View Details
Williams, Katherine
James L. Tucker
B: 1944-09-11
D: 2017-07-17
View Details
Tucker, James L.
Alonzo W.R. Cavins
B: 1927-08-06
D: 2017-07-16
View Details
Cavins, Alonzo W.R.
Evelyn Handley
B: 1960-02-26
D: 2017-07-13
View Details
Handley, Evelyn
Paulette Hamilton Hoagland
B: 1964-10-29
D: 2017-07-07
View Details
Hamilton Hoagland, Paulette
Theresa C. Johnson
B: 1928-06-07
D: 2017-07-06
View Details
Johnson, Theresa C.
Faith Newman
B: 1959-05-27
D: 2017-07-06
View Details
Newman, Faith
William R. Lyons
B: 1938-02-28
D: 2017-07-05
View Details
Lyons, William R.


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Winona Deputy can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Winona Deputy

Winona Deputy
Winona Hill Deputy was born November 23, 1933 in Hallwood, VA to the late James Hill and Josephine Banks Hill. She received her high school diploma from James H. Grooves in Woodside, DE. In 1991 she retired from Lake Forest School District, after 32 years of service, with the last 5 years served as the Food Service Manager of both LF South Elementary and WT Chipman Middle Schools.

Nona, as both family and friends lovingly referred to her, was a pillar of her church and community. Her dedication led her to serve as lay leader and on various committees throughout the Peninsula Delaware Conference and within her home church (Metropolitan United Methodist Church), to include the Outreach Ministry and Administrative Council. Her civic mindedness led her to become a member of the Board of Directors of the Harrington Senior Center, Board of Trustees of the Harrington Public Library, and the local Rotary Club. Yet, it was her passion for children and caring nature that inspired her to co-found her proudest accomplishment, a community tutorial program. Always the advocate for youth, Winona believed that “a child, no matter who the child, should have the chance to be the best that [they] can be” and with that motto she ensured that community youth were able to receive free educational assistance 1 night a week for over 8 years.

In her spare time, she enjoyed hosting family gatherings in her home, ensuring that there was a favorite dish prepared for all. She also enjoyed traveling, crocheting, fishing and gardening. Above all, she cherished spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Winona was preceded in death by her devoted husband of over 45 years Donald; her son James, and grandson Antonio Deputy.

She leaves to mourn her loving daughter Jackie Diarrassouba; son Richard Deputy and his wife (Eunice); brother Henry Hill and his wife (Minnie); sister Elethea Robinson; daughter-in-law Karen Hall-Deputy; 15 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos