The unofficial mayor of the Seaford American Legion, William R. “BOB” Booth, age 78, passed away on June 7, 2018, at the Christiana Hospital, with his family by his side.
Born and raised in Seaford, DE, the son of the late John A. Booth and Helena G. (West) Booth.
Bob proudly served in National Guard for 3 1/2 years.
He was a 1957 graduate of Seaford High School, where he was noted to be mischievous and “teachers pet” with a great sense of humor.
He was an avid collector of “stuff”, loved to fish, cook & eat! A lifelong Eagles fan he was thrilled when they won the Super Bowl.
He was top salesman at Millers furniture in Wilmington for many years, he could sell you anything. He always had a kind word for everyone. His American Legion family describe him as a great guy who loved a good joke & will truly be missed by all. He had a love for life & he genuinely appreciated the close relationship he had with his children. He always looked forward to family gatherings, especially crab feasts
He is survived by brother Jack Booth, son Rob Booth, daughter Maryanne Booth and her partner Andrea Youndt, daughter Cate Toner & husband Mike Toner, grandchildren, Meghan, Michael, Ashlyn & Joseph (deceased), great grandchild McKinley, and long time friend & companion Sissy Crockett.
He was predeceased by one brother Richard Booth.
A celebration of his life will take place at the Seaford American Legion on Saturday June 16, 2018 from 2 to 6pm where we will “Have just one more”.
Donations in his memory can be made to the Seaford American Legion.
To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit www.griecocares.com
Arrangements by the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, Kennett Square, PA.
Seaford American Legion
Celebration of LifeJune 16, 2018 2:00-6:00, at the Seaford American Legion, where we will "Have just one more". Seaford American Legion
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