HENRICO - "... A golden heart stopped beating, hard working hands at rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us, He only takes the best." (Author Unknown) Del, age 79, died on January 8, 2012. He was a beloved and truly most honorable gentleman who was admired and respected by countless individuals all over the globe. Del's friendship with the legendary Sam Snead lasted more than 40 years and he went on to become a legend himself as a PGA Golf Professional. Del is survived by his love, best friend and devoted partner in life, Sandy; two daughters, Debbie Herold and her husband, Rich; and Barbara Morris and her husband, Gerald; four grandchildren, Alan Hunt, Barbie Rhodes, Krista Morris and Keith Morris; nine great-grandchildren; and sister, Laura O'Rourke. A celebration of Del's life will be held on Saturday, January 12 at 11 AM at the Williamsburg Community Chapel, 3899 John Tyler Highway in Williamsburg. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The
. Online condolences may be expressed at www.nelsencares.com.
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Published in Daily Press on Jan. 11, 2013