Harry Garland DeMott of Bridgeville passed away peacefully at Christiana Hospital on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. He was born Jan. 5, 1930 in Chatham, Virginia, son of the late Harry Godfrey DeMott and Juanita Giles DeMott. 

Harry worked for Penn-Del Sprinkler Company in Wilmington until his retirement in 1990. He loved reading and gardening and “puttering” in his shop.

In addition to his parents, Mr. DeMott was preceded in death by his wife Louise Hope Brinsfield DeMott  in December of 2019. He is survived by his four children: Harry L. Garry L. (Pam), Tina L. Carter (David), and Rodney G. (Margie); his six grandchildren; and his five great grandchildren. He had a special relationship with his grandson Justin Carter, who helped care for him in his later years.

All services will be private. Arrangements are being handled by Watson-Yates Funeral Home & Crematorium, a Parsell Family Funeral Home, Seaford, DE.

Please visit Mr. DeMott’s Life Memorial Webpage and sign his online guestbook at www.watsonyatesfuneralhome.com.