Obituary of Della Reese

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Della Reese

Della Reese (born July 6th, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan) was an TV Personality who was best known for her role in the American TV show "Touched by an Angel" among other stuff. Della died on November 19, 2017 and her death was possibly because of a high fat diet and the resulting illness. She was 86.

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Della Reese Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Reese, Della
    • Common Name: Della Reese
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • Birth Date: July 06, 1931
    • Age: 86 (at death)
    • Occupation: TV Personality
    Della Reese 1998
    Della on Wikipedia
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Omaha Steaks
    • Favorite Color: Mint Green (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Della's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Delloreese Patricia Early
    • Father: Richard Thaddeus Early
    • Mother: Nellie Mitchelle
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Franklin Thomas Lett, Jr. (married 1983-2017, her death)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Deloreese Daniels Owens (adopted)

Death Notice:

Category Tags:

TV PersonalityAmerican Born on July 6th Born in 1931 Born in MichiganDied in 2017Died at age 86Died from Unspecified illness

Quotable Quotes:

"The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult."

"You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. "

"I was black when they hired me. They knew how old I was when they hired me." (IMDB)

"If the dog insists on doing that I'm going to have to put on long pants."

Is Ms. Della Reese still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, she has passed away.

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
Author: Stan
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