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“I received a notice that it has been a year since Ruth passed. She is remembered by many of us who knew her. She was a wonderful person and her...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Maxene Block - New Castle, DE

“Jackie was the first person I met when I moved to Chelten 8 years ago. In all the years I was privileged to know her, you never heard an unkind word...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Maxene Block - New Castle, DE

“I visited you with your daughter on Saturday, rest in peace now. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Patricia Hillman - Lewes, DE

“Beautiful person inside and out. Jackie would give to all before taking for herself. Your work will continue from the heavens above and you will be...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Sallie Burris Rolph - Millsboro, DE

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Ruth J. "Jackie" Yaccarino, age 81, of New Castle, DE died on June 13, 2016 at her residence.

A graduate of Wilmington High School. Jackie was also employed for 27 years at Christiana Care. She often enjoyed reading and doing puzzles.

She is preceded in death by her parents, James Hargesheimer and Mildred Burris, her ex-husbands Harry Kettner, Sr. and Peter Yaccarino, and sons, Joseph Kettner, Harry Kettner, Jr., and Robert Kettner.

She is survived by daughter Sharon Kettner of Lewes, DE and son James Kettner of Bear, DE, 6 grand children, 16 great grand children and 2 great great grandchildren. Services will be private.

Memorial contributions can be sent to:
Seasons Hospice, 220 Continental Drive, Newark, DE 19713.