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Concha ‘Connie’ Delgado

Published: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
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Concha "Connie" Delgado

STERLING – Concha “Connie” Delgado, 86, of Sterling, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Sterling Pavilion Nursing Home.

Connie was born March 25, 1927, in San Benito, Texas, to Felix and Clara (Perez) Trevino. She married Francisco Delgado in San Benito, Texas. He preceded her in death on May 20, 2002. Connie worked for Frantz Manufacturing Co. for 11 years before retiring in 1975. She enjoyed cooking, dancing, and listening to Mexican music. Connie cherished the time she spent with her family and friends.

Survivors include two daughters, Lila (Dave) Sulouff of Byron and Ana (Rory) Fullmer of Rock Falls; three sons, Robert Delgado of Morrison, Oscar (Linda) Delgado of Bellingham, Wash., and Rudy (Renee) Delgado of Sterling; one brother, Santiago (Modesta) Trevino of California; 24 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one son; two brothers; seven sisters; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Roger Carlson officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Sterling.

A memorial has been established to Passages Hospice.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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