Crossing Guard, 84, Retires After 22 Years of Service

Posted on  12/09/2013 3:43 pm


  • Multipurpose Room, Wilmington Police Headquarters, 300 North Walnut Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


The Wilmington Police Department will celebrate the retirement of William C. Edelin, "Mr. Bill”, who served the City of Wilmington as a crossing guard for 22 years.

Mr. Bill began serving as a crossing guard in 1991 and continued working until this fall when he retired at the age of 84.

Wellwishers will gather at 11:00 a.m. in the multipurpose room with Mr. Bill expected to arrive at 11:30 a.m.