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Nancy K. Dellinger

d. February 1, 2021

Nancy K. Dellinger, age 72, of Hilliard, Ohio, met her Savior on Monday, February 1, 2021 at home. Born in Van Wert, Ohio to the late Pete and Margaret Briggs, Nancy was a graduate of New Haven (IN) High School, Class of 1966. She graduated from nursing school at Purdue-Fort Wayne University and would later retire from The Ohio State University Hospital as a Registered Nurse. Like her father, Nancy had a passion for flying and worked towards her pilot’s license. She also enjoyed writing historical fiction. She married her husband Steve Dellinger in 1966 in New Haven, Indiana and together raised their family in Grabill, Indiana and Hilliard, Ohio. In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her brother Don Briggs. She is survived by her beloved husband Steve Dellinger, her sons Brig (Marla) Dellinger, Rich (Carrie) Dellinger and Tom (Tina) Dellinger; her four grandchildren: Steven, Emma, Abbie and Nate Dellinger; her brothers and sisters: Dave Briggs, Kathy (Jack) Smith, Tim (Loise) Briggs and Sally (Don) Haugen; her sister-in-law Marylou Briggs; many nieces and nephews, the extended Dellinger Family and many friends. Family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00p.m. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2021 at the TIDD FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 5265 Norwich Street, Hilliard, OH 43026 (614)-876-1722. Additional calling hours are 12:00p.m.-2:00p.m. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2021 at the Brickner Funeral Home, 419 South Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891 (419)-238-2381 with the Funeral Service at 2:00p.m.  Burial will follow the service at Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert, OH. For the safety of all that attend Nancy's services, the family requests everyone wear masks and maintain appropriate social distancing. Please share your favorite memories of Nancy on this webpage or send your condolences to her family:

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Tidd Family Funeral Home

5265 Norwich St, Hilliard, OH 43026

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