Age 84, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at Christiana Hospital on Monday, November 13, 2017.
Lifelong Wilmington resident, Marilyn was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (McGrath) Ruskowski. She was a graduate of St. Elizabeth High School and a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Church. She worked at the Delmore Dairy before she married and had children. Like her husband, she was an avid Phillies and Eagles fan and enjoyed spending her summers in Wildwood, New Jersey. She was predeceased by her husband, Harry A. Lemon, and her brother, Joe Ruskowski.
Marilyn will be dearly missed by her sons, Mark and his wife Carole, Harry, her grandchildren, Jason and his wife, Nicole, Eric and Alexander.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 21st at 11 AM at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Fourth Street and Bancroft Parkway, Wilmington where friends and family are invited to visitation after 10 AM. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 301N. Bancroft Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19805.
Condolences may be made by visiting MealeyFuneralHomes.com