Susan K. “Susie” Lewis - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Susan K. “Susie” Lewis

May 13, 1944 - April 11, 2022

Susan K. “Susie” Lewis, age 77, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Monday, April 11, 2022.

Born in Milwaukee, WI, on May 13, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Rita (Steir) Bennett. Susie was a dedicated homemaker to her family. In her spare time, she loved cross stitching and traveling. Most of all, spending time with her family and friends was what she cherished most.

In addition to her parents, Susie was preceded in death by her beloved husband, John W. Lewis, Sr.; siblings, Judy Scalisch and Jim Bennett. She is survived by her loving children, Jonel McCormick (Ben), John Lewis, Jr., and Jim Lewis (Elaine); siblings, John Bennet (Judy), Elaine Roberts (Jay), Barbara Koehler (Ralph), Lois Leedy (Bill), and Patricia Peterson (Terry); grandchildren, Kaitlin McCloskey, David Johnson, Jr., and Ryan Johnson.

A visitation for friends and family will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Friday, April 15, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Susie’s memory to Seasons Hospice Foundation, 6400 Shafer Ct. Suite 700, Rosemont, IL 60018 or online by clicking here.



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6 Condolences for Susan K. “Susie” Lewis

  • Sue was my neighbor for over fifty years. She was the kindest person I knew. I will miss the tea times and the friendship we had. Rest In Peace my friend ❤️

  • What an amazing neighbor and friend. I will never look at a bunch of grapes without thinking of you. <3 xoxox

  • Jones, my condolences to you and your family. May God give you the strength to carry on.

  • Our sincere condolence Jonel to you and your family. Our hearts go out to you and your family at this difficult time wishing you comfort.
    Yvette, Andrew and Christopher.

  • Jonel and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I hope in time, your pain will lessen and your memories will prevail. Love and condolences to you all.

  • Tom and I are so very sorry for your great loss. I was in Arizona visiting my son and his family and just heard about your Mom’s death. She was nice, kind and always a smile on her face. May God comfort all of you.