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Charlotte Mumford

February 18, 1930 — July 24, 2022

Milford - On July 24, 2022, Charlotte Kern Mumford, peacefully went home to be with the Lord.

She was born on February 18, 1930, in Milford to the late Gustave and Maude Kern.

Charlotte graduated from Milford High School in 1949 and Milford Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in 1953.

She worked as a Nurse at Milford Memorial Hospital for over 30 years, retiring from the Cardiac Care Unit.

Charlotte married Granville Oliver Mumford Jr. on August 14, 1954. Both were dedicated members of First Baptist Church of Milford. They volunteered regularly with cleaning and landscaping tasks.

In her spare time Charlotte enjoyed crossword puzzles, watching British mysteries and was an avid reader.

Charlotte is survived by her husband of 67 years, Granville O. Mumford, Jr. and her sister Janet Webb. She is also survived by her children, Granville O. Mumford III, Lynn A. Hollinger, Glen B. Mumford and his wife Dorothe, and Kevin B. Mumford and his wife Patricia, her grandchildren, Carrie Kobus, Melissa McMullen, Shane Mumford, Cody Mumford, Dakota Mumford, Clifton D. Mumford, Simon L. Mumford, Amber L. Mudri, Andrew S. Hollinger, Samuel S. Mumford and Diana M. Franck, her great grandchildren, Owen Mumford, Julie Mumford, John Mudri, Adam Mudri, Jacob Hollinger, Olivia Hollinger, Della Franck, Charlotte Franck, Sage McMullen, Bailey McMullen, Brayden McMullen, Brooke Kobus, Chris Kobus, Shane Mumford Jr, Payton Mumford, Caleb Mumford, Avery Mumford, Haylie Mumford and her great great grandchild Asher, Son of Shane Jr.

The family will receive visitors at The First Baptist Church of Milford, 6062 Old Shawnee Road, Milford, DE 19963, from 10AM to 11AM on Friday 7/29, with a funeral service at 11AM.

Interment is Carey Cemetery in Millsboro.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the First Baptist Church of Milford.

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