Dolores F. DiIenno

Dolores F. DiIenno


Age 81, of Wilmington, DE passed away suddenly at her home on Thursday, November 22, 2012.

Born in Wilmington, DE. She was the daughter of the late Mary (DeLapo) and Lewis Yacabell. Her husband Joseph D. DiIenno predeceased her in 2001. Dee handled the accounting of her husband's business, American Ceramic Tile. She worked at Bell Telephone as a telephone operator. Dee really enjoyed spending time at her North Wildwood beach house. Dee was happiest cooking for her family and the many holidays they spent together. Dee enjoyed traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

Dee is survived by her three sons, Stephen and his wife Mary, Tony and his wife Pat Lutz and Mark; six grandchildren, Stephen, Joseph, Sarah, Denise, Katelyn, and Courtney and her dog Griffin. Also surviving are two sisters, Gloria Radka and Christine Yacabell and one brother, Gregory Yacabell. She is predeceased by two sisters, Marlene Croce and Ursula Jackson and one brother Angelo Yacabell.

Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, November 28 from 6 PM to 8PM in the MEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, November 29 at 10:30 AM in St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington, DE. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests contributions to Mended Hearts, Inc.Chapter 314, 2711 Landon Dr., Wilmington, DE 19810.

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Published in The News Journal from Nov. 26 to Nov. 27, 2012