John "Doug" Ewing

  • Born: January 25, 1959
  • Died: January 16, 2018
  • Location: Newark, Delaware

R.T. Foard & Jones, Inc.

122 W. Main Street
Newark, DE 19711

Tel. (302) 731-4627

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to John by adding your memories and photos.

John Douglas Ewing, age 58 of Newark, DE, passed away January 16, 2018 peacefully at home surrounded by his Wife, his son, and close friends. He was born in Wilmington, DE to the late John and Lorene Ewing.

Doug was the original founder of Ewing Towing of Newark in 1980. A service advisor at Del Trans, both he and his wife of 37 years were avid campers, and had been weekend warriors at Pequea Creek Campground for the better part of the last 20 years.

Doug is survived by his loving wife, Ruth Ann Ewing; son, Billy Ewing; Father-in Law, Bill Di Edoardo; sister, Carol Fretz; Brother-in-Law Mike Di Edoardo (Karen); Sister-in-Law, Denise Duval; nephews, Mike & Chris DiEdoardo, Derek & Kyle Ewing; nieces, Ashley (Tommy) Kavanagh & Megan (Frank) Garbacz; and lifelong friend, Frankie Halling. He is also survived by three great nieces and his side-kick Mini Pinscher, Bailey. In addition to his parents, Doug is preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Joan K. DiEdoardo; brothers Mark & James Ewing; and friend, Jeff Harris.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to "Delaware Hospice" and sent in care of the R.T. Foard & Jones Funeral Home, 122 West Main Street, Newark, DE 19711.

Condolence & Memory Journal

I will miss him deeply he was a very close friend

Posted by Troy Tshudy - Elizabethtown, PA - friend   February 11, 2018 sorry for you loss, sending our deepest condolences. Doug will be missed by all of us at the campground.

Posted by JoAnne Bennett - Honey Brook, PA - friend   February 05, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Doug was a good guy. He will be missed.

Posted by Tim - Kirkwood, PA   January 31, 2018

Doug will be sadly missed very good man very good father very good friend sorry for your loss

Posted by David Riddell - MANOR, DE   January 28, 2018

My thoughts and prayers for comfort are with you and your family Ruthann as you deal with the loss of your husband.

Posted by Nancy Glynn - Wilmington, DE   January 28, 2018

Ruthie, so sorry for your loss. I am so glad I got to meet Doug and you at the Camp Grounds. I am a phone call away! With Love Wendy Hess

Posted by Wendy Hess - Conestoga, PA - Friend   January 25, 2018

so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by mary blevins - new castle, DE - Friend   January 25, 2018

God and Goddess bless you at this time of sadness. Were here if you ever need us. We Love you, Big Frank & Debbiez

Posted by Frank Halling - Newark, DE - Family Friend   January 24, 2018

So sorry for ur loss carol

Posted by Vicki Lloyd - Elmer, NJ - friend   January 24, 2018


Ruthie so very sorry to hear of Dougs passing may he RIP

Posted by Doug - MD - Acquaintance   January 23, 2018

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