5/27/2020 5:15:00 PM Holland Eugene Dellinger November 18, 1943 - May 22, 2020
HICKORY, N.C. - Holland Eugene Dellinger, 76, of Hickory passed away on Friday, May 22, 2020 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
He was born November 18, 1943 in Catawba County to the late George W. Dellinger and Ethel Herman Dellinger. Holland was an active member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Conover where he served as Public Relations Elder, Trustee and Usher. After working at numerous furniture companies, he retired after 49 years as an upholsterer. After his retirement, he enjoyed working as a Guest Service Clerk at Lowes Foods on 14th Avenue in Hickory.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Cecil Ray Dellinger, George Eulan Dellinger, and James Howard Dellinger.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 54 years Judy Killian Dellinger of the home; son Matthew (Matt) Todd Dellinger of Conover; brother Lester Ray Dellinger of Hickory; sister Frances Dellinger Starnes of Newton; and granddaughter Adeley Lynn Dellinger.
A service to celebrate Holland’s life will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 4 p.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Conover. Rev. Kevin Graudin and Rev. Eric Hauss will officiate. Inurnment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Hickory.
Memorials may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, ℅ Sound System, 6175 St. Peter’s Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613 or St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, ℅ Helping Hands Fund, 6175 St. Peter’s Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613.
Condolences may be sent to the Dellinger family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Dellinger family.