Donald Ralph Delinger

28 July 1935–13 September 2013 (Age 78)
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States

The Life of Donald Ralph

When Donald Ralph Delinger was born on 28 July 1935, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States, his father, John Ralph Dehlinger, was 23 and his mother, Mary Catherine Connelly, was 25. He married Lodama Mae Disney on 6 August 1955, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Rock Island, Illinois, United States in 2006. He died on 13 September 2013, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States.

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Donald Ralph Delinger
Lodama Mae Disney
Marriage: 6 August 1955
Donald H Delinger

Spouse and Children

6 August 1955
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States


    Donald H Delinger


Parents and Siblings




    Marilyn Jean Delinger



    Patricia Ellen Delinger


    Gerard Joseph Delinger


World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Age 7

On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.
1960 · First Historic Site In Illinois

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln's home is designated the first national historic site in Springfield.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swiss German Dändlinker, a habitational name from Dändlikon, Switzerland.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Donald Deliger in household of Ralph J Deliger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Donald Delinger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Donald Delinger, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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