1924 — 2022
George Brabner, Jr., age 98, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 13, 2022 at his home. He was surrounded by family who loved him deeply. George was born in London Bridge, VA, the son of the late Maude Ethel (Gray) and George Brabner, Sr. George, Jr. is survived by his best friend and wife of 72 years, Shirley J. Brabner. George was a Professor at the University of Delaware for many years. He was a pioneer who advocated for students with special needs to be placed into mainstream classes and schools. He also developed the Institute of Innovative Thinking at the University of Delaware in the late 60's. He received an undergraduate degree from Yale University and a...