Paula J. Morgan of Hartly died Thursday May 19, 2011 at home surrounded by her family. She was 51.


Paula J. Morgan of Hartly died Thursday May 19, 2011 at home surrounded by her family. She was 51.
Paula was born September 8, 1959 in Dover, Delaware to the late Wilbur Scrutchfield and Harriet Nicholson Scrutchfield.
Paula graduated from Del-Tech in 1979, and worked as a dental hygienist for several area dentists before working for Department of Public Health.   Paula enjoyed spending time with family and friends, going out to dinner, flower gardening reading, and spending time at the beach.   She was a member of the Hartly United Methodist Church and once served as the Sunday School Superintendent.  She was also a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her step father William “Reds” Mabrey.
She is survived by her husband of 2 years, Ernie Morgan of Hartly; son, Daniel Albanese and his wife Malinda “Mindy” of Felton; daughters, Tammy Subrick and her husband Bill of Milton, Kimberly Thomas and her husband Brian of  Queen Creek, AZ;  brothers, Jerry Charles, his wife Betty Jo and family,  of Woodside, Jimmy Charles, his wife Elaine and family, of Smyrna,  and Kevin Charles, his wife Sharon and family,  of Dover; sister, Pam Nichols , her husband Michael and family,  of Felton; grandchildren, Cecilia Albanese, Kara Subrick and Asher Thomas; and  her little dog Sinnamon,  who she loved so much.
Memorial services will be held 7:30 p.m. Thursday May 26, 2011 at Torbert Funeral Chapel South, 1145 E. Lebanon Road (Rt.10). Friends may call from 6-7:30 p.m. Interment will be 1pm Friday May 27, 2011 at Sharon Hills Memorial Park, 2928 Sharon Hill Road, Dover.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE 19805.
Letters of condolence may be sent, and guestbook signed at torbertfuneral.com.