Alice Marie Tholstrup of Dover passed away Thursday February 14, 2013 at Kent General Hospital. She was 66.
Alice was born May 21, 1946 in Ellendale, DE to the late Archie and Annie (Smith) Ellingsworth.
She had served in the United States Army. Alice worked as a social worker for over 25 years at DHSS division of Family Services retiring in 2009. She also volunteered as a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) for children. Alice was a member of the YMCA and enjoyed league bowling, traveling and walking her dog.
She is survived by her son, Michael Tholstrup and his wife Linda of Dover; brothers, Sam Ellingsworth and his wife Ginny of Milford, Harvey Ellingsworth and his wife Janice of Georgetown; and granddaughter, Allegra Renee Tholstrup.
A memorial gathering will be held from 1-3pm Friday, February 22, 2013 at Torbert Funeral Chapel South, 1145 E. Lebanon Road (Rt.10), Dover.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to U.S. Fund for UNICEF, 125 Maiden Lane, New York, NY 10038.
Letters of condolence may be sent, and guestbook signed at torbertfuneral.com.