Darlene Rosetta Donahue (Pickle) of Wilmington, North Carolina, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2023.
Darlene was born in Charleston, South Carolina, on July 16, 1962.
Upon moving to the Wilmington area, she began a long career at Earl’s Wrecker Service where she became the face of the company. She was well loved and known for her kind heart, generous spirit and will be missed by all who have been touched by her goodness.
Darlene is preceded in death by her mother Ettafaye Grimes Cote, her father Paul Albert Cote, her sister Donna Faye Kerns and her brother
Robert Edward Cote. She is survived by her beloved brothers: Richard (Ricky) Cote and wife Anne; Randall (Randy) and wife Jacqueline; beloved sister: Debra Peck and husband Dave; dearest niece Kristie Faye Wells as well as many other nieces and nephews. She also includes the Hewett Family as family of her heart, Sarah and Rema Saadeh, and friend and neighbor Sandra Graham.
A memorial service is pending. Service information will be updated when the dates are known.
Coastal Cremations 6 Jacksonville Street, Wilmington NC 28403