Johanne L. Riddell - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Johanne L. Riddell

September 5, 1941 - February 1, 2024

Johanne L. Riddell, age 82, of Magnolia, DE, went home to be with the Lord on February 1, 2024.

Born in Wilmington, DE on September 5, 1941, she was a daughter of the late David Marshall and Doris E. (Cannon) Riddell, Sr. Johanne retired from MBNA in 2006 as a secretary for environmental services.  She loved spending time with her family, especially her granddaughters.  In her spare time she enjoyed doing counted cross stitch, gardening and going to Lancaster, PA and having lunch with her sister, Dee.  She will be missed by all, until we meet again.

In addition to her parents, Johanne was preceded in death by her sister, Dee in 2023. She is survived by her daughter, Deanna Dennison (Jeffery) of Magnolia, DE; granddaughters, Samantha Dennison of Magnolia, DE, Paige Dennison of Camden, DE; brother, David Riddell, Jr. of Middletown, DE; nieces, Dawn Selhort (Erich) of Elkton, MD and Sydney Rosa (Eric) of King of Prussia, PA; nephew, David Riddell, III (Amy) of New Castle, DE; great nieces, Jordan Eldreth (Johnny) of Middletown, DE, Mackenzi Selhorst of Wilmington, NC; and other great-nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 12 pm on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Faith Lutheran Church, 2265 Red Lion Road, Bear, DE.


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  • Going to miss my aunt very much!! She was a special lady! I’m sure she was welcomed into heaven by all those she loves that went before her! Hope you and mom don’t cause too much ruckus up there! Thankful to have such wonderful guardian angels looking over us!
    Love you so much!!

  • I’ll miss the Facebook messages and occasional comments that she would leave on my page. I so loved her dry sense of humor. I wish that I could have been there to help during her hospital stay sissy and I wish I was there now if for nothing more than moral support. I’ll miss you, Johanne! I love you Dennison family and Paige. My prayers are with you all and I’m with you in spirit. May God bless you and comfort all of you too0

  • Dave, very sorry to hear of the loss of your sister.

  • Mom thank you for always being there for me and then us I will always be in debt to you for all that you did Love you more then I every said please give mom-mom and the rest a hug for Samantha and Me and keep the parting with aunt Dee down to a minimum Love You