Delaine Campbell Edwards, 87, of California, PA, died at home on February 8, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Delaine was born on June 22, 1934, a daughter of the late Thomas & Mary Ann (Franks) Dingle. In addition to her parents, Delaine was preceded in death by her first husband George Campbell Jr. in 1983, second husband John W. Edwards Jr. in 2001 and companion Ernie Miller Sr. in 2021. Delaine was the last surviving member of her family as she was also preceded in death by 11 siblings: William Dingle, James Dingle, Raymond Dingle, Mary Ann Dingle Bolen, Pearl Dingle DiCenzi,, Ethel Marguerite Dingle, Hazel Dingle Wible, Genevieve Dingle Ratica, Virginia Dingle Prine, Bessie Dingle & Della Dingle.
Delaine retired from Intermediate Unit One, California PA in 2000 after 16 years of service. She was a member of the California United Methodist Church and enjoyed being a volunteer for the Care & Share Thrift Shop, Center in Woods, and Meals on Wheels.
Delaine enjoyed planting and growing the beautiful flowers that surrounded her
home and loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Left to cherish her memory include five children: Debra Neil (Brett) of Grindstone PA, Denise Cowen (Kurt) of Coal Center PA, Donna Kramer (Patrick) of Monongahela PA, Doreen Skerbetz (Stacy) of Bentleyville PA and David Campbell Sr. (Sherri) of Flinton, PA; 10 grandchildren: Ben Neil (Sarah) of California PA, Travis Neil (Sarah) of Wheaton PA, Bianca Niccolai (Mitchell) of Bentleyville PA, Leah Scheponik (Shawn) of Belle Vernon PA, Jared Kramer (Cheyenne Fine) of Pittsburgh PA, Hannah Skerbetz (Caleb Jobe) of Indiana PA, Reilly & Delainey Skerbetz of Bentleyville PA, David Jr. & George Campbell of Flinton PA, and 5 great-grandchildren:
Noah, Ella, Ryan & Ally Neil as well as Marlo Elizabeth Neil, and many, many nieces, and nephews.
Friends will be received in the Mariscotti Funeral Home, Inc., Anthony N. Mariscotti, supervisor, 323 Fourth Street, California PA on Friday, February 11, 2022, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. On Saturday from Noon to 1:00 pm the hour of service, with Rev. Dawn Hargraves, officiating.
Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery, California, PA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Delaine’s memory may be made to the California United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 426, California PA 15419.
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