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“Forrest & I are very sorry for your lose. We have know Ginny since school. Most recently she took care of us at the Blue Rocks. It was so wonderful...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Verna Berger - Wilmington, DE

“Dear Ashley Jo and Alex, I was so sorry to hear about your Grandmother. I first met her by phone when she was at AI . I thought she was so funny and...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Beverly Marschlowitz - Wilmington, DE

3 of 24 | Posted by: Kay Campbell - Newport, DE

“Eileen and I are deeply saddened by the passing of Ginny Yeager. We looked forward to seeing her when we went to the Blue Rocks games. Smiling and...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Robert Emrich - Wilmington, DE

“Ginny's will always be remembered for her smile and friendship. She will be missed by all who knew her. May God Bless her family always. Lee...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest sympathy to Ginny's family. A wonderful and caring person, who will be remembered and missed by all. Peace...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Carol Keresty - Wilmington, DE

“I will miss her friendship, humor, and laughter. She was a loyal friend with a "can do" spirit who never shrank from a challenge. Her strength and...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: kathy kosek - Huntsville, AL

“We are so very sorry for the terrible loss of your beloved mother. Words are not enough. We send you a great big hug. Love You! ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Donna & Steve Witting - Newark, DE

“She was my mentor and a great women who loved her family, her many friends and was instrumental in moving the NCCLA and LADVFA forward in so many...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Jane Williams - Middletown, DE

“we will all miss Ginny. remembering her growning up in Bellefonte. and at Brandywine Fire Co and of course Blue Rock. We sent condolences to her...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“You will always be remembered by everyone who knew and loved you y friend. Be at peace. ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Bonie Wrightson - Smyrna, DE

“Joe,I'm sorry for your loss, please accept my condolences. ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: Dennis Garner - Hockessin, DE

“My dear friend for more than 40 years, you will be missed terribly. ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: Randy Roberts - Holloway Terrace, DE

“Aunt Ginny your the strongest person I know and will hold a very special placeIn my heart! ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Harmon - Wilmington, DE

“RIP Aunt Ginny. Our deepest condolences and our thoughts and prayers go out to the whole family. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Frankie DiLuzio - NV - Family

16 of 24 | Posted by: Sandy Barber - NEWCASTLE, DE

“My grandmom was everything to me. She was always there for me whenever I needed it. She always kept me in line and made sure I was always taken care...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Ashley Yeager - Grandchild

“To Kelly and her family, We are so very sorry for the loss of your Mother....Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Pat&Bob Bandanza - Middletown, DE

“Joe and family, you have my deepest sympathy for the loss of your mom. May she Rest In Peace. ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Cassetta - Wilmington, DE

“Many thoughts and prayers, Joe and your family. ”
20 of 24 | Posted by: Kathy & Anthony Barbizzi - DE

“What a beautiful person Rest In Peace ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff ,Deanna Dennison - Magnolia, DE

“Mom was the back bone for our family for many years. Mom will be sadly missed by all who's lives she touched. R.I.P. mom. Miss and love you.Joe ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Joseph Yeager - Claymont, DE

“I'm so sorry to hear of Ginny's passing. She was also kind to me and the line dancers who danced at the fire hall for 13+ years. She was always...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Joanne Brady - DE - Friend

“Ginny is a special person and will watch over all. My heart breaks at the lose of these special angels. ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: PJ Gosh - Bowers, DE - Friend

Virginia A. (Ginny) Yeager, age 75, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away on April 18, 2017 at her home peacefully surrounded by her children.

Ginny was a member of the first graduating class of Mt. Pleasant High School in 1959. She worked for INA, then CIGNA Insurance Company, and retired from A.I. duPont Hospital for Children. Ginny then devoted her time by working part-time for the Blue Rocks for 11 years and everyone knew her for her kindness and loyalty.

She was a member of the Brandywine Hundred Ladies Auxiliary for over 59 years, holding the President's office for 22 years and held several offices for the New Castle County – State of Delaware Ladies Auxiliary. She was the first female to receive the President's Emeritus Award for Brandywine Hundred Fire Company.

Ginny is survived by her three children, Teresa A. Jenkins (William), Joseph K. Yeager (Sandra Ingram), and Kelly M. Yeager, all of Wilmington; grandchildren, James K. Johnson III (Nicole), Alex and Ashley Jo Yeager, and Crystal Manerchia (Frank); great-grandchildren, the apple of her eye, James K. Johnson IV and Chloe and Connor Rogers, Frank, Savannah and Scarlette Manerchia, and Emily Ingram. She is also survived by her brother, George Morris (Kathy) and a host of aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Family and friends may visit from 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Sunday April 23, 2017 at the CHANDLER FUNERAL HOME, 2506 Concord Pike, Wilmington. Visitation will be held again on Monday morning April 24 from 10:00 to 11:00 am at St. Helena's Catholic Church, 602 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Interment will be held in Cathedral Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the Delaware Burn Camp, c/o the Burn Foundation, One Medical Center Boulevard, Lewis House, Upland, PA 19013 or Ronald McDonald House, 1901 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19803.