James L. Dellinger, 68, of Attica died at 1:55 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at his home.
He was born July 14, 1941, in Willard, son of the late Carse J. and Mildred (Jarrett) Dellinger. Mr. Dellinger was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was the founder, owner and operator of CDL Trucking Test Site of Willard for 20 years. He was a member of the NRA, Pheasants Forever, NAHC and Teamster Local 20.
Mr. Dellinger is survived by his wife, Yolande (Claude) Dellinger, whom he married in France Oct. 14, 1961; son, Jim (Karen) Dellinger of Monroeville; two daughters, Caroline (Joel) Featheringill of Attica and Stephanie Ward of Tiffin; eight grandchildren, Curtis, Shannon, Stephen, Venessa, Gabrielle, Johnny, Mike and Katie; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Robert (Jeanette) Dellinger of Clyde and Howard Dellinger of Willard; two sisters, Louise Cain of Titusville, Fla., and Eva (Albert) Miller of Bellevue.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Max Barnes; parents; three sisters, Jean Doeble, Ruthie Walker and Connie Norris.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Thursday in Lindsey-Foos-Kocher Funeral Home, 1295 W. Tiffin St. A Mass of Christian Burial will at 10:30 a.m. Friday in our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Attica with the Rev. Paul Fahrbach officiating. Burial to follow Omar Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pheasants Forever Huron County Chapter or Friends of Omar Chapel through the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at lindseykocher.com.