Delores M. Ellis, 88, formerly of Oakwood Way, passed away the morning of March 9, 2018 at St. John XXIII Home in Hermitage.
Born on July 2, 1929, in New Castle, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Gertrude Lanahan O'Neill.
She also was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert W. Ellis, who died Dec. 8, 2010.
Delores had worked for Navarra Insurance, and she also worked for many years as a travel agent with different local travel agencies.
A devoted member of St. Camillus Church, she was a member of the church's Ladies Guild.
Delores enjoyed traveling, but her greatest joy came from spending time with her family and friends.
Delores is survived by her children, Robert Ellis and wife, Kris, of Oceanside, California, and Carolyn Bleggi and husband, Doug, of New Castle; and grandchildren, Caitlyn, Mark and Jaclyn.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Robert, Don, Thomas, Joseph, John and Leo O'Neill; and sisters, Sister Anne Gertrude and Anne Kish.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 3000 Wilmington Road.
A procession will leave the funeral home at 10 a.m. Tuesday to attend a Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m. at St. Camillus Church, officiated by the Rev. Michael Peck.
Interment will take place in Castle View Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on March 11, 2018