Delia Sperry

Delia Sperry passed away Jan. 2, 2018 at the Brookdale Senior Living Facility in Leesburg, FL.  She was 107.


Born in Passaic, NJ to Orie and Lena Intveld she lived in Bedminster, Panther Valley, North Plainfield and Basking Ridge before moving to Leesburg in 2010.


She was a homemaker.  Prior to that she was a bookkeeper for the Ortho Pharmaceutical Co.


Mrs. Sperry loved to travel and especially enjoyed cruises.  Her brother-in-Law, Jack Holmes, developed Holmes Beach FL, on a barrier Island off of Sarasota. 


She was predeceased by her husband William, T. Sperry, Sr.


She is survived by her daughter Barbara MacQueen of Leesburg, FL, and her step-son William T. Sperry, Jr. of Pompton Plains, New Jersey.  She is also survived by her 5 grandchildren, 9  great grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.


Visitation will be on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 from 11am at the Bailey Funeral Home, 176 Main St., Peapack.  A Funeral Service will follow visitation in the funeral home at 12 noon.  Entombment will follow at Somerset Hills Memorial Park, Basking Ridge. 

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cornerstone Hospice, 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778 in her memory, would be appreciated.