Joseph S Nowicki

November 17, 1952 ~ January 10, 2022 (age 69)


Joseph S. Nowicki, 69, passed away on January 10, 2022, at Nanticoke Hospital, Seaford, DE after

a recent non-Covid related illness. He was predeceased by his mother Charlotte Virginia (Matheny)  Nowicki, his father Edmund G. Nowicki, Sr. and his brother Edmund G. Nowicki, Jr.   He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Alice M. (Waterman) Nowicki originally from Oriskany Falls, NY, three sons, Joseph II, Shawn and James, all of Baltimore, MD, a multitude of grandchildren, and an aunt, Mary Waters of Chesaco Park, MD.

Joe was a drywaller and worked on many of the buildings in Downtown Baltimore when he was in the union.  After he and Alice were married, he started his own drywall contracting business and was known by builders as a perfectionist and worked on many homes and businesses on both Shores.

Joe was a loving husband and he loved the Lord Jesus with all his heart.  He was a member of New Covenant Church in Arnold, MD before moving to the Eastern Shore.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 17, 2022.  A public viewing will be at Cranston Funeral Home, 300 Shipley St., Seaford, DE. from 9:30-10:30am followed by Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 528 E. Stein Hwy, Seaford, DE and burial at Concord Cemetery in Federalsburg, MD.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital ( ) or Tunnel 2 Towers, (

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January 17, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Cranston Funeral Home
300 N Shipley St
Seaford, DE 19973

Funeral Mass
January 17, 2022

11:00 AM
Seaford, DE 19973

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