Doris Bowen Hamrick
Class Of 1951
Doris A. Hamrick, age 84, of Rehoboth Beach, DE passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018, at
Christiana Care Health Systems, in Newark, DE. She was born on February 25, 1934 in
Washington, DC, daughter of the late Frank and Doris (McCabe) Bowen.
Mrs. Hamrick attended the University of Maryland and Sullins College in Bristol, VA. She
relocated to and resided in Tennessee until 1971 before she moved to Greensboro, NC and
then to College Park, MD. She worked for Citizens Bank of MD (now SunTrust) for 21 years
and then moved to Rehoboth Beach, DE. Mrs. Hamrick was active in the Bethel United
Methodist Church where she was a member of the Mary Martha Circle, Wednesday bible study
and was a greeter scheduler.
Mrs. Hamrick loved to travel. She enjoyed the taste of sweet Maryland crabs and oysters and
was an avid bridge player. She will be remembered as a social butterfly by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hamrick was preceded in death by her son, Jay Bowen Hamrick
and her grandson, Bo Hamrick.
She is survived by her son, John and his wife Diane; her daughters, Paula and her husband
Randall, and Julie and her husband Paul; her five grandchildren: Megan, Matt, Brian, Adam and
Natalie; her four great grandchildren: Quinn, Payton, Fallyn and Amelia; and her brother, Paul