Mrs. Jeannette Deputy, age 83, of Lexington Park, MD, formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2011, at her home.
Mrs. Deputy was a native Delawarean, born in Wilmington on February 18, 1928, daughter of the late Leon J. Blizzard and Helen Mayhan. A talented and resourceful homemaker, she devoted her life to caring for her beloved husband, children, and grandchildren. She was also a Girl Scout leader for many years.
Her husband, Walter E. Deputy, Sr., died in 2006. She is survived by four children, eight grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren. Her first great great grandchild is due in July.
A graveside service will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday, June 8, 2011, at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Deputy may be made to a local hospice or to the charity of the donors choice.
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