Delores Faye Dellamorta, 77, Gentryville

Delores Faye Dellamorta, 77, of Gentryville, died Saturday, March 7, at her home. She was born in Buffaloville September 24, 1942, to Oscar and Sally (Swearingen) Foerster. She married Ralph Dellamorta in 1976 at Lincoln City. He died in 1994.

Delores was a homemaker, and a member of the Santa Claus United Methodist Church and the Dale Optimist Club. She loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Tamara Bowling and husband Nathan, Gentryville, and Lisa Beard, Ferdinand; two brothers, Charles Foerster, Aurora, Illinois, and Jim Foerster, Puryear, Tennessee; two sisters, Margaret Foerster, Dale, and Sharon Bender, Santa Claus; six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one son, Guy Justin Dellamorta, one brother, Ben Foerster, and one sister, Patty Scleiss.

Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. (CST) Tuesday and from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Santa Claus United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Rock Steady at the YMCA. in Ferdinand.  Online condolences can be shared at Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg is in charge of arrangements. Funeral services at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church with burial following in the Dale Cemetery. Pastor Tim Ahlemeyer will officiate at the service.

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