Lois K. Cordrey of Laurel, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Laurel, she was the daughter of the late Ellis Kyttle Sr. and Minnie Louise Kyttle.
Lois graduated from Laurel High School and enjoyed playing basketball for the Laurel Bulldogs. She was retired as the sales manager for the Hess Outlet in Seaford, and was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, past president of the Laurel Alumni Association, and a former troop leader for the Girl Scouts.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and will always be remembered for her wonderful sense of humor and friendly spirit.
She is survived by her children, Glen Ellis Cordrey, Joyce Cordrey Cofield and Janice Cordrey James and her husband Kevin; grandchildren, Roderick Cofield and his wife Sara, Paige Cofield, Jackie James and Melanie James; great-grandchild, Clark Cofield; sisters-in-law, Joyce Kershaw and Inez Cordrey; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John “Jack” Cordrey; her grandsons, John and Eric Cofield; and her brothers, Robert Kyttle and Ellis Kyttle Sr.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, May 4, at Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home, Laurel. The Rev. Dean Perdue officiated. Interment was held privately.
Contributions may be made in Mrs. Cordrey’s memory to the Laurel Alumni Association, Inc., PO Box 382, Laurel, DE 19956.