Stephen Marcel Etmanski


Mr. Stephen Marcel Etmanski, 66, of Bridgeville, Del., husband of Sharon Wilmer Etmanksi, passed away April 24, 2020, at his residence.

Born Dec. 24, 1953, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, he was the son of the late Raymond Etmanski and the late Jeannine Beland Taylor and husband, Alfred Taylor (deceased).

Stephen was a Certified FAA Designated Airworthiness Representative and a retired chief for the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Bridgeville Rifle and Pistol Club. He loved classic cars, airplanes, hockey, football, and fishing.

Other than his wife, Sharon, Stephen is survived by daughters, Audra Fisher, of Bridgeville, and Tamala Miles and husband, Lee, of Saxis; two grandchildren, Lauren Miles, of Hopeville, Va., and Aubrey Miles III, of Saxis; two sisters, Marlene  and Raymonde; a brother, Mark; his beloved dogs, Stanley and Susie; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins; and a very large extended family.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 2 p.m., from the Sanford United Methodist Church in Sanford with the Rev. William Jefferson officiating.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

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