Della M. Sizemore

March 27, 1961 - August 25, 2011

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Della M. Sizemore, 50, of Stroh died Thursday, August 25, 2011, in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, following a lengthy illness.

Ms. Sizemore graduated in 1979 from Prairie Heights High School where she played basketball and softball.

She worked at the Turkey Lake Restaurant & Tavern for 17 years and was the assistant manager.

Della was an avid fan of University of Kentucky basketball, and dearly loved her cat, Hazard.

She was born March 27, 1961, in LaGrange to Delsey and Joalene (Everage) Sizemore. Her mother preceded her in death on January 2, 2000.

Surviving are her companion, Terry Crisenbery of Stroh; her father and stepmother, Delsey and Nancy Sizemore of Corunna; a sister, Rose (Rick) Graham of Stroh; two half brothers, Jr. (Gloria) Sizemore of Corunna and Dale (Denise) Sizemore of New Jersey; two step brothers, Darwin (Bonnie) Wolfe of Rome City and George (Tammy) Wolfe of Wolcottville; and two step sisters, Debbie (Calvin) Godsey of Rome City and Susie (Tony) Combs of Kentucky.

Funeral services will be Monday, August 29, 2011, at 11 a.m. in the Stroh Church of God with the Rev. Loyd Jury officiating. Burial will be in Woodruff Cemetery.

Calling is Sunday, August 28, 2011, from 2 to 7 p.m. in the church.

Preferred memorials are to the family to assist with funeral expenses.

Arrangements are by Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Guest Book

Rosie and Terry
September 8th, 2011 11:14pm

On the behalf of Rosie and Terry we would like to say thanks to everyone for your thoughts and prayers through this hard time we all will miss our fun loving outgoing Della may she have comfort in the hands of the lord and with her mother thanks again to everyone who has and is there for us during this time god bless Rosie and Terry

Theresa Haneline
September 1st, 2011 7:23pm
Fort Wayne

Rosie, sorry to hear about Della. I remember helping her and her Mom, Jo, some years ago. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Joan McDonald
August 29th, 2011 7:27pm
Corunna In

So sorry for your loss Della was a wonderful friend. She will be missed by all

Robin Godsey
August 29th, 2011 3:35pm

Della was a great person,,, she was always kind to me.she was alittle crazy at times but thats wht she was so kool!She will be missed by many.Love u Rosie.

Terri Sowards
August 28th, 2011 7:07am

I have fond memories of Della. She will be missed by so many. My thoughts and prayers go out to her friends and family at this most difficult time. God bless each of you.

debbie godsey
August 27th, 2011 3:47am
rome city

we will miss you dearly love you my prayers our with all

Lucy (Hosler) Meeks
August 27th, 2011 1:23am
Hudson, IN

So sorry for your loss. Della and I were classmates and teammates on the basketball team. Great memories.

Delsley Sizemore Jr
August 26th, 2011 11:05pm

Love you sis

Delsley Sizemore Jr
August 26th, 2011 11:05pm

Love you sis

Lisa Hartman-McCarthy
August 26th, 2011 4:01pm
Crown Point

I miss you Rosie and the family are in our prayers.