Doris M. Lehman, 89, of Milton, formerly of Lewes, passed away at her residence Friday Aug. 2, 2013. Mrs. Lehman was born in Lewes, Aug. 19, 1923, daughter of the late Elmer O. and Elizabeth Blizzard Mitchell. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her son Kenneth C. Lehman.
For many years she and her late husband James M. Lehman owned and operated Lehmans Market on Market Street in Lewes. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be deeply missed by her family.
She is survived by her son James M. Lehman and his partner Mike Dalton of Milton; three granddaughters, Gretchen Mullin of Danbury, Conn., Casey Berger of Millsboro and Kelly Miller of Roswell, Ga.; great-granddaughters Cate Mullin of Danbury, Rebecca Berger and Elizabeth Berger both of Millsboro; and two great-grandsons, Will Mullin and Sean Mullin both of DanburyT.
Memorial services will be held Friday, Aug. 16, at 10 a.m., at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Second Street, Lewes. Burial will be private at St. Peter's Cemetery Pilottown.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19966.