Mildred J. Dellarco, 86, of Crossville, passed away Oct. 21, 2017. She was born Jan. 8, 1931, in Oneida, TN, the daughter of Estel and Esther Terry Payne. She was retired after many years in the food industry, having worked in management. She was also of the Baptist faith. She was an excellent golfer and enjoyed the time she spent playing.
She is survived by her husband, Henry Dellarco of Crossville; son, Peter Dellarco Sr. and his wife Linda of Crossville; grandchildren, Andrea Dellarco, Peter Dellarco Jr., Andrew Dellarco, Rachael Dellarco, Candace Edwards and her husband Bradley and Matthew Wylie; brothers, Willard Payne and his wife Carol of Indianapolis, IN, and Manford Payne of Oneida, TN; and half sisters, Sue Thompson and her husband James and Elizabeth Yaiser, all of Oneida, TN.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Ira and Joseph; and sister, Linda.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 4 p.m. at Hood Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 3-4 p.m. one hour prior to the service at Hood Funeral Home. The family has respectfully asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the American Heart Association.
Published on October 24, 2017