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Dell Elaine Williams

March 31, 1946 — September 1, 2023


Dell Elaine Williams, 77, peacefully passed away September 1, 2023, at Summa Healthcare.

Dell Elaine Williams (Delaney) was born to Earl and Eva Delaney on March 31, 1946, in Akron, Ohio.  Known best to everyone by Elaine.  She was a lifelong resident of  Akron and attended Akron Public schools.  She graduated from South High School in 1964 and retired from Morse Controls after working for 30 years. 

Elaine loved to cook and enjoyed feeding everyone.   She enjoyed entertaining and spending time with friends, family and her grandchildren.  She collected cookbooks and figurines and was an avid thrifter and reader.  Elaine was a member of the House of the Lord.  She traveled throughout the United States and also visited the caribbean. She loved working with her hands doing crafts and artwork.  She was mother and father to her son Brent. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eva and Earl Delaney; Brothers, Ronald Delaney and Richard Delaney;  Sisters, Lillian Garcia, Linda Peeples and Carol Newsome.  She leaves to cherish her memory, son Edward Brent Williams (Theresa); 6 grandchildren, Brent (Achsha), Touche, Brentaya, Anthony (Erikka), Edmund (Gabrielle) and Brianna; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters Grace Delaney Hicks and Margaret Foshee (Bill) and a host of nieces, nephews and friends who will dearly miss her. 

Funeral Services and repast will be held at North Hill Church of Christ, 897 Columbia Avenue, Akron, Oh 44310, on Saturday September 9.  The family will receive visitation between 12-1 and service will begin at 1pm followed by the repast.  Condolence cards and flowers can be sent to 2704 Mayfair Circle, Akron, Ohio 44312.  Food donations can be brought to the church at 12pm the day of service. 


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