Delores Mae Remington
Born in Joliet, IL on Dec 17, 1940
Died on May 05, 2011 and resided in Sheboygan, WI
Delores Mae Remington, age 70, of Sheboygan, died on Thursday, May 5, 2011 at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Joliet, IL, on December 17, 1940, the daughter of the late Joseph F. and Josephine C. Papesh Fang.
Delores attended local schools in Joliet, IL and graduated from Joliet Township High School in 1958. On December 17, 1966 she was united in marriage to Robert Remington Sr. in East Lansing, MI. From 1977 to 1984 Delores and her family lived in Hampshire, England. She enjoyed traveling back to England numerous times to visit with her many friends there. In 1984 her family moved to San Jose, CA where she worked for many years as an office manager for different companies including Arthur Anderson, Thermatrix and venture capitalists.
She was the past president of the Sheboygan County Crime Stoppers and the Garden Club of Raleigh, NC. Delores enjoyed spending time gardening, attending South High events, watching and feeding birds, and most of all spending time with her 4 grandchildren, who lovingly called her “Gummy.” She loved sailing with her husband, Bob, over many years. Dee planned the annual family vacations which were always fun and adventure filled. She also took part in the Avon three day walk for breast cancer from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA. Delores was a faithful member of Ss. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church and a member of the Slovenian Women's Group.
Delores truly touched the hearts of all who met her and was a never ending source of hope and comfort. She will be forever remembered for her cheerful smile, her twinkling eyes, and her love for all living things.
Survivors include her husband, Robert Sr., her daughter, Tamara(special friend Bob Wallace) Remington, all of Sheboygan, her son, Robert(Monica) Remington Jr., of Sheboygan Falls, her grandchildren, Emily, Erika, Lucas and Sophia, her sister, Gloria Fang, of Joliet, IL, her brother, Joseph "Skip" Fang, of Burnsville, MN and her nephew, Geoff( Mya ) Fang, of Phoenix, AZ. Delores is further survived by other relatives and dear friends. Her parents and many aunts and uncles preceded Delores in death.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, May 9, 2011 at 11:00 A.M., at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, 822 New Jersey Ave., Sheboygan with Rev. Glen Powers, officiating. Family and friends may call at the church on Monday morning from 9:00 A.M., until the time of Mass at 11:00 A.M.
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Delores' name. The staff of the Novak-Ramm-Ziegler Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.novakrammziegler.com
Funeral Mass: Monday May 9, 2011, 9:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church
Funeral Mass: Monday May 9, 2011, 11:00 A.M. at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church
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