Wallace V. "Wally" Delles


Wallace V. "Wally" Delles, 73, of Co. Rt. 30, died Friday, September 29, 2017 at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, NY.

Born on March 3, 1944 in Theresa, NY at the Theresa Hospital, he was a son of Gerald and Virginia Fleming Delles. He attended Indian River Central School.

Wally married Detra Monica of Theresa, NY at the Philadelphia United Methodist Church on July 30, 1966.

He was currently working for the Town of LeRay Highway Department as a heavy equipment operator, for 49 years.

Wally enjoyed hunting, camping, spending time with family and friends, especially his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Detra; a daughter, Candy Paro, Holiday, FL; 4 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; a brother, Stephen Delles. Lexington, KY; two sisters and two brothers-in-law, Trudy and Walt VanTassel, Watertown, NY, Starr and Joe Chamberlian, Evans Mills, NY; two brothers-in-law, Phil Willix, FL and John Farrell, Philadelphia, NY; several nieces and nephews.

His parents, two sisters, Nancy Willix and Jill Farrell, and a sister-in-law, Sondra Delles all died previously.

Memorial Services will be 6 pm Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, NY with Pastor Dave Snyder, officiating.

Calling hours will be 4-6 pm prior to the service.

Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Condolences may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.