Margaret Ann “Maggie” Lacy
September 29, 1934 - June 17, 2020
Margaret Ann “Maggie” Lacy, age 85, of New Castle, DE, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.
Born in Felton, DE on September 29, 1934, she was a daughter of the late William and Geneva (Cohee) Johnson. Maggie graduated from Wilmington High School. She worked for Hercules Company and later at Farmers Bank. Maggie left the bank to stay home with her children. After the youngest child went to school, she returned to work as an administrative assistant at Emily Bissell Hospital, where she dedicated more than 27 years. Maggie enjoyed sewing, reading, visiting the beach, cooking, especially for family gatherings, and an occasional Harley ride would make her day.
In addition to her parents, Maggie was preceded in death by her husband, Walter James Lacy, Sr.; and son, David W. Lacy. She is survived by her children, Walter J. Lacy, Jr. (Vanessa), Susan L. Markatos (Harry), Sandra L. Lapasnick (Craig), Daniel C. Lacy (Dalene) and Rebecca A. Lacy; siblings, Doris Reese and Harold Johnson; 17 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A public visitation will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Monday, June 22, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, in compliance with COVID-19 regulations. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, interment will follow at Hickory Grove Cemetery, Port Penn Road, Port Penn, DE.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Maggie’s memory to Hearing Charities of America, 1912 East Meyer Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64132.