Leta Mae Dellafave

Birth Date: 
Monday, January 18, 1926
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, September 20, 2018

WOOSTER – Leta Mae Dellafave, 92, of Wooster passed away on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at West View Healthy Living.

She was born January 18, 1926 in Springville, the daughter of Clark and Etha Shelly Troutman.  She married John P. Dellafave on May 30, 1980.  He preceded her in death on September 30, 2000.

Leta had worked at Crown Steel and Orrville Products.  She had been a bell cookie maker at Boys Village and enjoyed playing euchre, dominos and bingo, dancing, flowers and butterflies, and spending time with her friends and family.

Surviving are her children, Terry McKinley and Marjean Ross both of Shreve, Virginia (Hank) Krouse of Seville and Arlene (David) Garver of Polk; a step-daughter, Rosemarie (Allen) Bauman of Wooster; 9 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and a special nephew, Paul Stevens.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a son Milo McKinley and a brother, Clyde Troutman.

Friends will be received on Monday, September 24, 2018 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Kirk Fairhurst officiating.  Burial will be in the Wooster Cemetery.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Boys Village, 2803 St. Rte. 585, Wooster, OH 44691.

The family would like to thank the staffs of Hospice and West View Healthy Living for their wonderful care.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.

Memorial Contributions: 

Boys Village, 2803 St. Rte 585, Wooster, OH 44691


Monday, September 24, 2018 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home


Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.


So sorry for your loss.

Prayers to all the family and friends of this beautiful aunt. We know she will be missed and we pray that the great memories held deep in your hearts will bring a smile as you celebrate her life. Blessings & Love the Dellafave’s from Houston, TX.

Love and prayers to the family. Leta was very inspirational and much loved by her family. May your warm memories and your life long love of her comfort you at this time. She had a warm heart and loved all of her family dearly. May God Bless you all!

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