Dennis Raymond Fleming, known by his friends as “Denny,” passed away at his home Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019.
He was born in Ames, Iowa, April 17, 1950, to Rodney R. and Marguerite Meurer. After graduation from Wilkes College with a bachelor of science degree, he married Linda S. Werdann Sept. 6, 1975. In 1982, he and Linda acquired Monarch Roofing Company and continued to operate it until his retirement. He was a very generous individual, with a dry wit and excellent sense of humor. He loved poker and bridge, was an avid golfer and enjoyed watching sports.
Denny is survived by his wife of 44 years, Linda; and his sister, Diane Fleming Streisel (Robert), of Toms River, N.J.; and his sister-in-law, Judith Ann Barber (Theodore) of Hertford, N.C. Also surviving are niece Tammy Barber Peterson (Michael), and nephews Garret Streisel (Andrea) and Timothy Barber (Rachel). There are numerous great-nieces and -nephews. He loved his Cocker Spaniels, Molly, Maggie, Madison and Maribella.
A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Aug. 16, at 3 p.m., at Watson Funeral Home , 211 S. Washington St. Millsboro. Friends may call one hour prior for visiting with the family, from 2 till 3 p.m. the Rev. Dr. James Van DerWall will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Beebe Healtchare Cardiac Center, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958.