NILES - Della Marie Sypert, 83, of Niles, passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles, surrounded by her family.
She was born Oct. 13, 1930, the daughter of Gus and Ann LeCursi.
Della graduated from Niles High School. She retired from Packard Electric in Warren, where she worked for many years.
Della was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Niles.
Throughout her life, Della enjoyed cooking, canning, gardening and baking. Her homemade pizza and pork turnovers will be greatly missed by all.
Her husband, Raymond P. Sypert Sr., whom she married July 1, 1950, died June 4, 2007. Della and Ray shared more than 50 years together and enjoyed numerous weekend excursions to different places.
Della will be deeply missed by three sons, Raymond P. (Cheryl) Sypert Jr. of Cortland, David F. (Janet) Sypert of Boardman and Nicky A. Sypert at home; five grandchildren, Jodi (Chad) Clark, Dr. David F. (Jessica) Sypert, Amber (Dustin) Marshall, Michael Sypert and Staci Sypert; and four great-grandchildren, Gavin, Kamryn, Madisyn and Sophia.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Nicky, Marshall and Marty LeCursi, and one sister, Marie Verina.
The family would like to give a special thanks to their extended family, the staff and everyone at Autumn Hills Care Center and Harbor Light Hospice staff for all of their care and support.
A private service will be held.
Family and friends may sign the guestbook and email condolences by visiting www.josephrossifuneralhome.com.