Paul F. ‘Pete’ Lynch

Paul F. “Pete” Lynch of Gumboro, Del., passed away peacefully at home on Aug. 1, 2017.

He worked for more than 30 years as a farmer and as an equipment operator for the Delaware Department of Transportation. He was an avid fiddle player who was well known for his skill in the art of bluegrass music. He leaves behind a lasting legacy through his loving family and all of the lives he touched.

Lynch is survived by his wife of 64 years, Norma; his five children, Michael and his wife, Donna, Larry and his wife, Norma, Joseph and his wife, Gin, Bonnie and her husband, Ken, Robin and her spouse, Terry; and his loving daughter-in-law Reyna.

The funeral service will be private, for family only. In lieu of flowers, the family requested memorial donations to Gumboro Wesleyan Church; 36842 Millsboro Hwy.; Millsboro, DE 19966. Condolences may be sent online at