Dellie  Mailman
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Houlton - Dellie Mailman, 88, peacefully left this world Wednesday, July 10, 2019, while at a Houlton hospital. He was born in Danforth, ME, June 13, 1931, to parents William and Myrtle (Shipley) Mailman, the youngest of 13 children.
A lifelong resident of Maine, he worked for the B & A Railroad as a mechanic and also was a self taught craftsman sharing his multiple carpentry talents. He enjoyed helping people as he worked on projects from remodeling homes to creating wooden toys.
He is survived by the love of his life Georgia (Cropley) Mailman, and daughters, Lori and her husband Russell Holmes, Patti and her husband Chip Johnson, Karen and her husband Tim Gilpin, and his son Jeremy all of Arizona. He dearly loved his 12 grandchildren and 11 great-granchildren. The best Grampie ever. He also leaves behind two sisters, Hazel Andri and Ethel Ennis. He was predeceased by his daughter Ann. Dad was the sweetest, kindness man and our loss will be felt for a very long time.
There will be no visitation. A Celebration of Life will be held 11 A.M. Tuesday July 16, 2019, at the United Methodist Church of Houlton with the Rev. Victor Han officiating. The family invites relatives and friends to a reception in the church fellowship hall immediately following the service.
In lieu of flowers those who wish to remember Dellie in a special way may make gifts in his memory payable to a charity of one's choice in c/o Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Arrangements in care of Dunn Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed on the tribute Wall at:
Published on July 12, 2019


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