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Douglas Molden Dellinger

Douglas Molden Dellinger Obituary
1948 ~ 2012
Douglas Molden Dellinger, age 63, passed away Monday, April 9, 2012 in West Valley City, Utah.
He was born May 11, 1948 in Lamar, Colorado to Glen and Doris Dellinger. He graduated from Granger High School. Douglas married Debbie Lee Parry in November 1978. He was an avid golfer, built a house for his Harley and was devoted to his kids and family. He served in the Military with distinction; he did a tour of Vietnam and retired with Full Honors as a 1SG from the UTARNG. He was a friend, mentor and confidant to many. Some of his proudest moments were working with the "Wounded Warrior" Program, and helping the soldiers re-adjust to civilian life.
Douglas is survived by his loving children, Jason (Jenni) Langford, Sean (Carrie) Dellinger and DJ (Melissa) Dellinger; siblings, Patricia (Alan) Wood, Phil (Kay) Dellinger, Pamela (Dave) Crosby, Kevin (Janeen) Dellinger, Catherine Taylor and Ford (Leah) Dellinger; 12 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Debbie; son, Jeff, and grandson, Eli.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 13, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 W. 4100 So. The family will receive friends at a visitation Thursday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, and one hour prior to the service on Friday. Interment: Valley View Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the George Wahlen VA Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive, SLC, UT 84148.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.valleyviewfuneral.com


Published in Salt Lake Tribune from Apr. 11 to Apr. 12, 2012
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