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 Miriam <I>Cone</I> Atkins

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Miriam Cone Atkins

  • Birth 24 Jul 1934 Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 12 Nov 2009 Chadds Ford, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Owls Nest, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
  • Memorial ID 44340063


Miriam C. Atkins

Age 75, died Thursday, November 12, 2009 at home after a brief illness.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1934 and raised in Wilmington, Mimi graduated from Wilmington Friends School in 1952 and then from Bradford College. For many years Mimi worked as The Director of Membership for the Brandywine YMCA until her retirement in 1996.

She is survived by her son Andy Atkins and his wife Jane, Ginny Altieri, and her husband Ed, and Jamie Atkins, and his wife Christina; all of whom reside in Chadds Ford, PA. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Anna Altieri, Bobbie and Blair Atkins and Ryan Atkins as well as her brother Earl H. Cone and his wife, Vivian, of Salem, Massachusetts.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday November 19, 2009 at Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church, 10 Old Kennett Road, Wilmington, Delaware. Burial will follow in Lower Brandywine Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Delaware Hospice, 3515 Silverside Rd., Wilm, DE 19810 or Wilmington Friends School, 101 School Rd., Wilm, DE 19803.

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[published 11/15/2009]

They are listed in the 1940 census data, living in Georgia with daughter Miriam
and son Earl III.

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  • Created by: Richard Wright
  • Added: 15 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44340063
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Miriam Cone Atkins (24 Jul 1934–12 Nov 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44340063, citing Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Owls Nest, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Richard Wright (contributor 46831271) .