Katherine Elizabeth Cress, 94


Katherine Elizabeth Cress, 94, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Aug. 25, 2018, in her home.

Cress and her husband, Eldred, who preceded her in death, operated a dairy farm in Frankford, Del.

She is survived by two sons, Eldred Cress Jr. of Dagsboro and Andrew Cress and his wife, Donna Lee, of Frankford; two daughters, Betty Lou Deldeo and her spouse, Carmen, and Grace Ann Milspaw and her husband, Tom, of Dagsboro; seven grandchildren, Emily, Meridith and A. J. Cress, Lee Ann Cress Pena’, Cara Deldeo Robinson, Michael and John Milspaw; 13 great-grandchildren, Richard, Hannah and Sophia Lecates, Jada Davis, EliAnna and Marco Pena’, Brayden, Cole and Allie Robinson, and Madison, Lincoln, Kennedy and Leland Milspaw; a sister, Ina Dennis; and a niece, Joyce Baker, and her husband, Ted, of Ocean Pines, Md.

The family offered special thanks to her caregivers, Bonnie Doughty, Belinda Drummond and Amanda Drummond.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.