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Amy S. (Peabody) Brennan

April 25, 1960 - August 16, 2021

Amy S. (Peabody) Brennan, age 61, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Monday, August 16, 2021.

Born in Cornwall, NY on April 25, 1960, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Ruby (Lyon) Peabody. Amy worked in accounts payable for Delaware Hospice for many years.

She enjoyed spending time with her husband, three children, and cat, Simba. Amy especially enjoyed spoiling her grand-dogs, Cooper and Odin; and grand-cats, Pepper, Molly, and Chicken. She was a frequent visitor to Florida, the Outer Banks of North Carolina and the Hamptons. When she wasn’t working, or vacationing, Amy focused on making her home a gathering place for family get-togethers and holiday celebrations. 

In addition to her parents, Amy was preceded in death by her brother, Lawrence Peabody. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Kevin T. Brennan; daughter, Sara Borek (James) of Claymont; sons, Ryan Brennan-Minner (Howie) of Dover and Tyler Brennan of Middletown; sisters, Katherine Peabody (Lawrence Jacobs) of New York, NY, and Ruth Peabody of Orlando, FL; and many nieces and nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 2 pm. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine per the Governor of Delaware. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Amy’s memory to Delaware SPCA, 455 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE, 19713, or Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, Second Floor, Newark, DE 19711 or online by clicking here.

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9 Condolences for Amy S. (Peabody) Brennan

  • I can’t tell you enough how sorry I am about Amy. Such a sweet person and wonderful mom. She will be missed. Try to remember all the good times which I am sure are many.
    JoJo ♥️

  • To the Peabody Family
    I want you all to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
    I wish I had spent more time on the east coast with you all.
    Love
    Your cousin….Betsie (Sylvia Crouse Bender)

  • I was fortunate to work with Amy for many years and she is deeply missed. I will remember her kind and gentle demeanor. Heartfelt condolences. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

  • Dear Family
    You are in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. I know how much you meant to Amy by how many times she would often talk lovely and humorously about her family. I have known Amy for many, many years. She was a wonderful, generous co-worker and friend. She had a great sense of humor and had a wonderful laugh. Anytime I was able to make her laugh I always felt I scored. If I made her mad I would run! I will miss her terribly and she will forever be part of my great memories of Delaware Hospice. Mary J.

  • I have worked with Amy for many years at Delaware Hospice. She was such a sweetheart who was so proud of you all and enjoyed sharing family updates. We are all grieving with you and will miss Amy beyond measure. Wishing you you peace and light during this sad time.

  • Amy’s been my best friend for 40+ years. I can’t imagine life with out her. My prayers for her family will be forever.

  • Amy,
    I have found myself wanting to Text you so bad, I want to tell you how much I always appreciated your messages or phone calls on Birthdays and Holidays. How wonderful you always were to make Christmas Cookies or have a great party for the kids Birthday. How I loved that your husband would message you to put the coffee on, on his way home from work. I knew you were Loved as much or more than you ever knew. Your family was Number One Number 1 !! Your friends loved you even if it was from a distance. You will forever be missed, Forever.
    Prayers for your loving family will be in my routine, every day. With Love, Michele

  • Amy was one of the sweetest people I had the pleasure to work with at
    Winner Lincoln .She will be truly missed . Prayers and love to her family . ❤️

  • I still cannot believe Amy is no longer living her earthly life. A long time ago, Amy was married to my brother, who is Sara’s dad, and although I had minimal contact with her over the years I always admired her ability to move forward from what was a difficult relationship, start over with a good marriage, and raise her daughter and sons into kind and loving adults. I know they and Kevin will miss her beyond measure. I believe that Amy’s heavenly home will be filled with light and love, and that she will be watching over her family for eternity. Thank you, Amy, for being a fair and forgiving person. Diane