John Minus Vickers, 81

John Minus Vickers, 81, of Lewes, Del., passed away peacefully on the morning of Sept. 23, 2019, at Harbor Health Care, Lewes, Del. He was born to Allen and Hilda Vickers on Sept. 9, 1938. He had eight brothers and three sisters.

He served his country in the U.S. Navy before being honorably discharged in 1965.

Vickers is survived by four children, Vickie, Wesley, Terri and Roberta; four grandchildren, John, Damien, Christina and Sara; and two great-grandchildren, Harley and Kameron.

A memorial service was scheduled for Oct. 1, 2019, at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Millsboro, Del. Condolences may be sent online at