|He was born
March 26, 1909, in Elyria, and was a lifelong Elyria resident untilhe
moved to Worthington a year and a half ago.
He graduated from Elyria High School in 1928.
Dellefield was a co-founder in 1947 of the Elyria Pattern
which he retired in 1973. He had started his career at
the Elyria Foundry.
He was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ,
Fellowship and the Elks
Club, all in Elyria.
Survivors include his daughter Jeanne Browne of Worthington; four grandchildren; and brothers VictorDellefield
of Lorain and Gaillard Dellefield of Amherst. He was
preceded in death by his wife, Helen Irene (nee
parents, Peter H. and Rosa A. (nee Roebke)
brothers Walter, Richard and Howard Dellefield; and sisters
Helen Franklin and Donna Lentz.
Friends may call Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at
Chapel, 114 Second St., Elyria, where services will be
Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Elmwood
Memorial contributions may be made to a hospice of the