Leora B. Lynch
Leora B. Lynch, age 91, of Lewes, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 11, 2013 at her residence in Lewes. She was born June 14, 1921 in Lewes, daughter of the late William Bryan and Elva Mae (Mitchell) Fisher.
Mrs. Lynch had worked in the cafeteria of the Beebe Medical Center, formerly known as Beebe Hospital, retiring after 17 years. She loved watching birds from her kitchen window and was a collector of kitty cat knick knacks, of which she collected MANY. She also loved to people watch on the beach and boardwalk.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 67 years Ernest; her son Daniel B. Lynch; two brothers Bill and Robert and her sister Sue Fisher; her daughter-in-law, Amy Crook; and a son-in-law, Gary Millman. She is survived by two sons: Robert E. "Buddy" Lynch and his wife Anna of Franklinville, NJ and John W. "Jack" Lynch of Lewes; her daughter Marianne Millman; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 23, at 1 pm at Henlopen Grange Hall #20, 1528 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Lewes Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 225, Lewes, DE 19958 and/or to Compassionate Care Hospice, 28467 DuPont Boulevard, Millsboro, DE 19966.
Arrangements are being handled by Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Lewes, DE. Please visit Mrs. Lynch's Life Memorial webpage and sign her online guestbook at www.parsellfuneralhomes.com