McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel

7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Charlotte, NC


Albert Ray Dellinger

May 21, 1932January 12, 2020

Albert Ray Dellinger, 87, passed away peacefully after a long illness on January 12, 2020 surrounded by his family. He graduated from Tech High School, Charlotte, NC in 1950 and went on to proudly serve his country in the US Navy from 1950 - 1954. After the service, he worked in the steel industry and later in life, the telephone industry. He was happiest when working and worked until the age of 80. Ray and his wife Barbara enjoyed their frequent travels to Sunset Beach, NC.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Albert Dellinger and Emilie Hitchcock Dellinger and his younger brother, Douglas L. Dellinger.

Ray is survived by his wife of 61 years, Barbara Saunders Dellinger; daughter Kimberly Roe and her husband Brad Roe of Woodstock, GA; grandchildren Christopher Morrow and Bergen Roe; and two great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Dylan Morrow.

A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel with a visitation following the service.

Condolences may be offered online at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com.


25 January

Memorial Service

2:00 pm

McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel

7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road
Mint Hill, North Carolina 28227


Albert Ray Dellinger

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Julie Campbell

January 16, 2020

Barbara & Kim,

I am so sorry for your loss. You both are in my thoughts and my prayers. May the Lord give you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to hold on to forever in your heart.

Julie Campbell

Jan & Sonja Kombs

January 15, 2020

Ray was a very pleasant friend and had a great sense of humor!! Jan and I share many memories of dining with Ray and Barbara and we know he was a wonderful father, grandfather and great grandfather! We wish we could have spent more time with him !!!

Our love, sympathy and prayers for this great family!

Jan and Sonja Kombs