Sue K. Lewis, of Felton, DE, daughter of the late Warren and Ruth Knapp, passed away Monday, October 28, 2019. She was 65 years old.
Sue was a 1972 graduate of Lake Forest High School, and 1975 graduate of the Milford Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She was a Registered Nurse for nearly 38 years. Sue gave herself for others her entire career. After leaving nursing, she volunteered at the Milford Public Library, Delaware Hospice, and the Milford Community Pantry at Avenue United Methodist Church where she was a member.
Sue loved to read, especially, her favorite authors Stephen King, James Patterson, and Nicholas Sparks. She also loved attending concerts, going antiquing, and traveling to Lancaster County, PA to visit Kitchen Kettle Village.
Sue will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Ken; a son and daughter-in-law Michael Lewis and Kristin Wheatley, of Dover, DE; a daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Josh Monroe, of Knoxville, TN ; grandchildren, Henry, June, and Rosalie; brothers, John W. (Peggy) Knapp and Thomas J.(Crystal) Knapp; and her beloved cat, Buddy.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 11 am at the Melvin Funeral Home 15522 S. DuPont Hwy. Harrington DE. with interment following at Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington, DE. A visitation for family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Avenue United Methodist Church, 20 N. Church St., Milford, DE 19963; or the Milford Public Library, 11 S. E. Front St., Milford, DE 19963
Arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas E. Melvin & Son Funeral Home Inc. Please visit us at www.melvinfuneralhome.com to sign the online condolence book.
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