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John C. Appel, III

AGE: 65 • Newark

John C. Appel, III, age 65, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2017 with his loving family by his side.

Born in Wilmington, he was the son of the late Leonore C. (Baoust) and John C. Appel, II. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Arts and Science from the University of Delaware. For many years, John worked as a nurse scheduling coordinator at St. Francis Hospital. Later, he became a customer service representative in the banking industry, where he had worked at MBNA and most recently at Navient.

John was an avid skier and previously was a member of the Wilmington Ski Club. He also loved spending time at the beach, where he enjoyed collecting sea glass. John also treasured his extensive collection of lighthouses and miniature vintage cars.

John will be remembered for his fun loving and happy go lucky spirit. He was full of life and always laughing.

John is survived by his sister, Mary A. Michalik and her husband, David; dear friends, Wally and Deb Krawczyk and Melanie Corbett. He was predeceased by his parents.

Family and friends may visit on Thursday, March 9 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM at St. Hedwig Church, 408 S. Harrison St., Wilmington, DE 19805, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 AM. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 16 Drummond Hill Shopping Center, Newark, DE 19711 or Compassionate Care Hospice Foundation, Inc., 248 East Chestnut Hill Rd., Suite 4, Newark, DE 19713.

To offer condolences, visit www.dohertyfh.com 302-999-8277.
Published in The News Journal from Mar. 7 to Mar. 9, 2017
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