Nov. 17, 1922 — March 2, 2011
PLYMOUTH — DellaMae Lucas, 88, of Plymouth, formerly of Knox, passed away Wednesday, March 2.
DellaMae was born Nov. 17, 1922 in Pulaski County to Oscar and Della (Rhinebarger) DePoy, both deceased. Feb. 15, 1941 she married John E. Lucas. He preceded her in death July 16, 2003.
She and her husband John were caretakers of Round Lake Cemetery for many years, she retired after 14 years as the clerk for the superintendent of the Starke County Highway Department.
She is survived by her children, Charlene Otterman of Richmond, Ind.; Carol Ann Mills of Lakeville; and John C. “Jack” Lucas (Norma) of Culver; and a brother, George DePoy (Ruth) of Plymouth; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.
A memorial service will take place Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. CST(2:30 p.m. Eastern) at M.C. Smith Funeral Home, 153 E. Washington St., Knox.