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Ada Mae Scotton

April 13, 2018

MILFORD — Ada Mae Scotton passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late, Charles and Ada Robinson.

Mrs. Scotton worked for over 35 years at Playtex as an administrative assistant. 

Mrs. Scotton enjoyed eating out whenever she could, and probably ate at every restaurant in Delaware at least once. She enjoyed watching television and kept up with NASCAR, as well as her favorite programs, Antique Roadshow, American Idol and anything on the Hallmark Channel.  In her younger years, she enjoyed water skiing with her late husband, family, and friends, going to the beach, and camping.  Mrs. Scotton often traveled with her husband to shows, especially ones in Lancaster such as Sight and Sound, which always included a stop at Good and Plenty to eat. Her spirited, loving, and caring nature will be forever missed.

Mrs. Scotton was a member of the Women of the Moose and the Harrington Senior Center. 

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Scotton was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie Scotton; and her three brothers.

Mrs. Scotton is survived by her sons, Les (Carol) Scotton II, Charles (Wendy) Scotton;  grandchildren, Michael (Carmen) Scotton, Danielle Scotton, Stephen (Stephanie) Scotton; great grandchildren, DeeDee, Royce, Niko; and nieces, Shirley Payne, Sharon Schneider.

Services will take place at the Melvin Funeral Home, 15522 South DuPont Hwy., Harrington, on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. with a visitation, Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Interment will be at Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Delaware Hospice,

Arrangements are by the Thomas E. Melvin & Son Funeral Home, Inc., Harrington. Visit us at to sign condolence book or send flowers.

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