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Thelma Della Gentinne

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GENTINNE, THELMA DELLA; age 97-1/2; of Dearborn. Beloved wife of the late Charles H. Gentinne and the late Reverend Edward DeHaven. Matriarch of the Gentinne family. Dear mother of Juliana May (Charles) Greening, Carol Marie (late Robert C.) Brock, Alan Charles (Sheri), Laurie Beth and the late 1st Lieutenant Thomas Henry. Thelma is also survived by 9 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren. She volunteered at The Henry Ford for many years. Among her many donations she handcrafted over 1000 baby quilts which were donated to Mott Children's Hospital. She also knitted mittens and scarves for the homeless and dishcloths for the needy. A Memorial Service was held at The First Presbyterian Church of Dearborn. Memorial contributions to the Wounded Warrior Project in memory of her son would be appreciated.
Arrangements by Hackett-Metcalf Funeral Home (313)274-4000.
Published in Heritage on Feb. 23, 2014
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