Janet M. Pappas, 83


Janet M. Pappas, 83, of Rehoboth Beach, Del., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.

Pappas was an elementary-school teacher, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.

Pappas was preceded in death by her loving husband, Nicholas J. Pappas, in 2015. She is survived by two daughters, Helene Saylor, and Nikki Pollard and her husband, Steve Pollard; granddaughters Melissa Repoza and Megan Saylor; step-granddaughters Kate Addleson and her husband, Rob, and Sue Allen and her husband, John; great-grandchildren Kyle Thompson, Savannah Repoza and Fin Allen; cousins Edward Goldman, Christy Goldman-Tomlins and Amy Goldman; and close family friends Brian Brock and Lonnie Saylor.

A memorial service will be held Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 26669 Patriots Way, Millsboro, Del. A reception will be held after the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gilchrist Hospice online at www.gilchristcares.org/give. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.