Lisa A. Applegate

Lisa A. Applegate

AGE: 53 • Wilington

Lisa A. Applegate, beloved wife and mother, age 53, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully at her home with her beloved husband of 20 years by her side on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014.

Lisa was the beloved wife of Russell D. Applegate, loving mother of Payton K. Applegate and Cody; loving daughter to Nancy A. Mayew and the late John V. Mayew; loving sister to Patricia Blackway, Linda Davis and John V. Mayew, Jr., beloved niece to Mary and George J. Benvegno; dedicated daughter in law to Mary D. Applegate and the late Russell F. Applegate; sister in law to William S. and Melissa Applegate, Sabrina Mayew and Jeff Blackway; loving aunt to Jenna, Brittany, Jeffrey, William, Johnny, Tommy, Sara and Sahler.

Born in Chester, PA she moved to Delaware in 1961. She was a 1979 graduate of McKean High School and a graduate of the Delaware Technical School of Dental Hygiene and a licensed buyer's specialist for the Riggin Group of ReMAx Wilmington.

Lisa enjoyed the many family vacations to Disney World, going to the beach, gardening, working out with all of her friends at the HAC and walking her loyal dog, Cody. She enjoyed life and was taken from us far too soon. She will be deeply missed by all her family, friends and neighbors.

Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Tuesday, April 22 from 11 am - 1pm at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2503 Centerville Rd., Wilmington with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 1 pm.

Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to in Lisa's memory to Delaware Puppy Rescue, P.O. Box 4, Hockessin, DE 19707.

To send condolences, visit:

302 999 8277

Funeral Home

Doherty Funeral Homes - Pike Creek
3200 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 999-8277

Published in The News Journal from Apr. 19 to Apr. 21, 2014