Sarah “Sally” Sisk, 82, of Wilmington, Delaware passed away August 7th, 2022 at Christiana Care Hospital. Daughter of the late Isaac and Leah Robinson. She was born in East Brandywine Township. She was one of 10 children.
Sally was married to Frank Sisk for 37 years until his passing in 1997. She is survived by two daughters, Sheryl Persinger and Sharon Sisk both of Wilmington, Delaware. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Alisha Reuschling and Evan S. Reuschling, and two siblings, Carl Robinson of York, PA, and Alice Myers of Christiana, PA. Plus numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by 7 siblings, Norman Robinson, Madeline “Sis” Thomas, Olga “Gus’ Irons, Ida Mae “Tuckle” Large, Edith “Nootsie” McIntire, John “Skip” Robinson, and George Robinson.
Sally was in the first graduating class of Octorara High School in 1957 and a graduate of Lancaster Hospital School of Nursing in 1960. She was an RN for 41 years, retiring in 2001 from Christiana Care, Delaware.
Sally enjoyed fishing, the beach, and was an avid football fan. She also enjoyed the music of Elvis Presley.
A viewing will be held on Thursday August 11 from 10-11am with a service at 11am at McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington. Burial will follow in St. Joseph on the Brandywine Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sunday Breakfast Mission, 110 Poplar Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801.