Lisa M. “Lee” “Aunt Sissy” Scarano - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Lisa M. “Lee” “Aunt Sissy” Scarano

January 29, 1964 - February 28, 2023

Lisa M. “Lee” “Aunt Sissy” Scarano, age 59, of Newark, DE, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, February 28, 2023.

Born in Newark, NJ on January 29, 1964, she was a daughter of Joseph T. Scarano and the late Madeline (Martin) Scarano. Lisa received her master’s degree from Neumann University and made her career in purchasing, distribution, and printing.

She was a strong supporter of the Police Unity Tour and was an avid fan of NASCAR, Formula One racing, Elvis, and the NY Giants. Lisa enjoyed surf fishing at Bethany Beach, watching The Wizard of Oz, and stopping by Wawa for a sweet treat with extra whipped cream. Every month, she looked forward to her lunch dates with Hens & Chicks.

In addition to her mother, Lisa was preceded in death by her sister, Kathryn Elliott; aunt, Doris McGlynn; uncles, Andrew Martin and Robert McGlynn, Sr.; and nephew, Matthew Scarano. She will be dearly missed by her life partner and best friend, Lisa Ann; father, Joseph Scarano (Carol); siblings, Tom (Betty), Chris, Martin (Jody), and Lee Michael (Kelly); aunts, DeeDee and Pat; cousin, Robert (Carla) and their daughters, Allyson and Sara; nieces and nephews, Katie, Austin (Gonzolo), Alec, Justin (Alyssa), Mason, and Griffin, in addition to Joe (Amanda), Stephanie, and McKenzie who were also her godchildren; great niece and nephew, Jordan and Joseph; and a host of very supportive friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 6 pm on Monday, March 20, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 6 pm. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lisa’s memory to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Funds, 444 E. Street NW, Washington, DC 20001 or by clicking here.


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11 Condolences for Lisa M. “Lee” “Aunt Sissy” Scarano

  • My condolences and sympathy go out to the entire family. Say hello to everybody up there and rest easy and keep watching over us all.

  • You will be missed whole heartedly. Lee was the opitomy of a kind-hearted, loving, giving, and truly sarcastic woman! Lee’s legacy will live on. Love you!

  • Sending my deepest condolences to the family. May you find peace and comfort during this time. Lee was one of our VIP patients as I called her and she left a lasting impression on me and our office. She will be missed.

  • Lisa
    You will be missed by all your brothers and sisters of the Police Unity Tour. We All looked foward to seeing you every year.
    Your were a great friend and will be missed

  • On behalf of Andina Dental Studio please accept our deepest condolences. Each and every one of our hearts go out to you during this time of sorrow.

  • I will miss you and your fantastic sense of humor! My sympathy goes out to Lisa and all your family. You will be missed by everyone you touched. My sympathies to all who knew you.

  • Lisa – I am absolutely sick to read of Lee’s death and know that you are devastated. I am on my way to mass and will pray for you both. I am extending all my sympathy to you and Lee’s family.
    Love, Ginny

  • We are so sorry for your family’s loss. Lee was such a kind and amazing person who welcomed everyone. Always willing to sit and chat to try to make someone feel better. She will be missed.

  • Lee you will be missed greatly. Rest in peace my friend and neighbor Love Tammy , James & Brett

  • So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family.

  • I am saddened to read about the passing of Lee. I am praying for peace for her family and friends. She helped us out with our dental hygiene meetings and always had a smile on her face 🌸