Ella Mae Scott Torian, 72, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009.

    Ella Mae Scott Torian, 72, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009.

    Born April 23, 1936, in Durham, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Carrie Scott.

    Mrs. Torian had worked at International Playtex in Dover for 12 years.

    She had great love for God and her family. She was a quiet person who had a sweet spirit A truly kind, generous and loving person, she was a quiet person with a sweet spirit.

    Mrs. Torian is survived by her husband, William E. Torian, whom she married Aug. 29, 1959; two daughters, Ella Denise Torian of Spring Hill, Tenn., and Wanda Elaine Carlson of Milford, Conn.; and her grandchildren, Daniel S. Carlson of Charleston, S.C., Matthew D. Stallings of Linden, N.J., and Regina M. Carlson of Milford, Conn.

    She also is survived by her son-in-law, John Carlson; two sisters, Beatrice Moore of Atlanta, Ga., and Carol Scott of Chapel Hill, N.C.; three brothers, Otis Scott, Clarence Scott and Floyd Scott, all of Durham, N.C.; a brother-in-law, Shelly Burton; four sisters-in-law, Joan Scott of North Carolina, Gladys Scott of Pennsylvania, Christine Torian of Roxboro, N.C., and Ann Winstead of New Jersey; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

    A private funeral will be held later.

    Memorial donations in Mrs. Torian’s name may be made to Delaware Hospice Center of Milford or Beebe Medical Center, Lewes.