Audrey L. Pugh, 87, of Dover passed away on May 29, 2019.
Mrs. Pugh had worked in the private sector for GPS, handling accounting and payroll services for various small businesses. She was a member of the United Church of Christ in Dover. She was a graduate of Delaware Technical and Community College and Delaware State College/University, and graduated at the same time as her son Rand, which was unique at that time period. Mrs. Pugh ran two bridge clubs, one the Officer’s Bridge Club on Dover Air Force Base and the other at the Modern Maturity Center. She was a life master bridge player and a certified master gardener. She enjoyed traveling and seeing new places and was an animal lover.
Her first husband, Marion D. "Mick" Barnes, passed away in 1980. Her second husband, John D. Pugh, passed away in 2014. Mrs. Pugh is survived by her two sons, Gregory D. Barnes (Jackie) of Dover and Rand W. Barnes (Mary) of Springfield, IL; her step daughter, Heidi Pugh (Bruce Nelson) of Dover; two brothers, Dewey Yaeger of Dekalb, IL and Richard Yaeger of CA; her sister in law Ruth Yaeger of Jefferson City, MO; two grandchildren Caitlyn Barnes and Elizabeth Barnes-Witte (Ryne Witte); and two step grandchildren Victoria P. Phillipson and Tate S. Phillipson. She was preceded in death by her brother William “Bill” Yaeger.
A funeral service will be 4:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at the Pippin Funeral Home, 119 W. Camden Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, DE 19934 where there will be a viewing from 3:00 to 4:00 P.M. Tuesday. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimers Association, Delaware Valley Chapter Headquarters, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Online condolences may be made via www.pippinfuneralhome.com.