Janet L. Dettbarn, RSVP volunteer

August 7, 2014

Janet L. (Baull) Dettbarn, 71, of Frankford, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford.

Janet was born in Bethany Beach Dec. 22, 1942, daughter of the late Carl and Marie (Littleton) Johnson. She was a homemaker who loved collecting lighthouses and Elvis memorabilia. Janet also enjoyed listening to gospel music, cooking, playing bingo, going to the slots and attending yard sales. She was an RSVP volunteer at the Christian Store House in Millsboro, and a past volunteer at the Roxana Cheer Center.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Jack Baull Jr.; twin granddaughters; and a brother, John W. Johnson Sr. She is survived by four children, Nancy Smith of Frankford, Mark Baull and his wife Lynda of Frankford, Steven Baull and his wife Shari of Selbyville, and Brian Baull and his wife Amy of Dagsboro. She is also survived by a sister, Nancy M. Bunting of Ocean View; a brother, Kenneth Johnson of Millsboro; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, Aug. 12, at the Ocean View Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 38040 Muddy Neck Road. The funeral service will begin at noon at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Mariner’s Bethel Cemetery in Ocean View.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Janet’s name to the Christian Store House, PO Box 239, Millsboro, DE 19966, or the Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.