UPDATED: Funeral Services for Derrick Lingo Set for Tuesday, Oct 10

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UPDATED – 10/6 – Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 10:30 AM at All Saints Episcopal Church, 18 Olive Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made in Derrickā€™s memory to the Children’s Beach House 1800 Bay Ave, Lewes, DE 19958 and Worcester Preparatory School.


WGMD has learned Derrick Lingo died this morning after losing a battle with cancer. One of 4 sons of Jack “The Colonel” Lingo, Derrick was 53.

He graduated from the University of Delaware in 1986 and began working in real estate full time. While Lingo has worked in most every aspect of the industry, his recent focus has been on residential sales in the Lewes, Rehoboth and Dewey Beach areas.

He sat on the board of Directors of Artisans’ Bank and the board of trustees for the Rehoboth Beach Public Library and Children’s Beach House.

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