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December 11, 2013

Angeline 'Ann' Dekorte

Angeline ‘Ann’ Dekorte

 DELHI — Funeral services for Angeline "Ann" DeKorte, 100, former longtime Delhi resident, will be 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 13, at Hall & Peet Funeral Home, Delhi. The Rev. Sarah Hooker officiating. Burial follow: Woodland Cemetery. 

Ann passed away Oct. 13, at Palmerton, Pa.

Born Aug. 26, 1913, in Paterson, N.J., to Morris and Julia (VanOstenbridge) Visbeen, she married Gary J. DeKorte.

Moving from North Haledon, N.J., to Delhi, in 1955, the DeKorte's owned a dairy farm on Federal Hill. Ann was a cook at the former "Jiminy Cricket" Restaurant; known for her cooking skills, her recipes were sought by younger women.

\A member of the First Presbyterian Church, singing in the choir, Ann retired to Rockaway, N.J., eventually moving to Andreas, Pa., living with her son. 

A son, Maurice W. "Reese" (Barbara) DeKorte; nine grandchildren; many great and great-great-grandchildren survive.

Predeceased were her husband; daughter, Judith "Judy" Baxter; and son, Adrian "Butch" DeKorte.

Arrangements: Robert A. Peet.

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