Delma Haywood "Deane", Nee Doran, age 87, of Hammond, IN, passed away Tuesday October 4, 2011. She is survived by her daughters: Barbara Nicolai, and Deborah (Tom) White, five grandchildren: Michael (Lisa) Nicolai, James (Sara) Nicolai, Angela (Peymon) Torabi, Heather (Rich) Paskis, Jennifer (Keith) Grill, eleven great grandchildren: Giovanni, Kyle, Jude, Ava, Aidan, Asher, Paige, Holden, Jack, Harry, Riley, brothers: Elmer (Grace) Doran, Jerome (Marguerite) Doran, sister: Marcella (Wally) Eskeirka. Delma is preceded in death by her husband: Amos J. Haywood Jr., and her parents: Peter (Mathilda) Doran.
Funeral services will be held Friday October 7, at 11:00 AM at the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL. Burial will follow at Ridgelawn Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family Thursday from 3-8 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Delma was employed with Indiana Iron & Metal in Hammond, IN.