Wilson Clifton “Kip” Boswell, 90, of Dover, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009.


  Wilson Clifton “Kip” Boswell, 90, of Dover, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at Bayhealth-Kent General Hospital, Dover.

    Born in Blades, he was the son of the late Joseph Albert Boswell and Ida Grace Clifton Boswell.

    Mr. Boswell had worked in shipping and receiving for Central Chemical in Elkton, Md., and had attended Goldey-Beacom College, Wilmington.

    He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, a member of Virgil Wilson Post No. 4961, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a 65-year member of the American Legion Nanticoke Post No. 6, Seaford.

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Annabelle Bowden Boswell, on March 6, 2004.

    Mr. Boswell is survived by three sons, Joseph B. Boswell of Dover, Michael C. Boswell of Newark and Richard W. Boswell of Casselbury, Fla.; a daughter, Susan McNew of Cambridge, Md.; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

    Interment was in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Seaford.

    Funeral arrangements were by the Watson-Yates Funeral Home, Seaford.