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LINCOLN -- Jerry D. Dellinger, 63, of
Lincoln, died Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, at 2:22 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln
His body was cremated, and cremains will be interred
at a later date at Pine Crest Cemetery, Mena, Ark.
Arrangements are by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln.
Mr. Dellinger owned Jerry Dellinger Photography
in Lincoln and was a retired director and teacher of
fine arts after 25 years with Lincoln College.
He was born April 16, 1947, in Nashville, Ark.
He is survived by his daughter, Heather Dellinger
He was preceded in death by his parents, U.D. and
Glenva Wood Dellinger.
Jerry was founder of Heartland Theatre Co. and
Non-Prophet Theatre Co. He was a member of the
Illinois Theatre Association for 25 years.
He graduated from the University of Arkansas,
Henderson State University and received his Master
of Fine Arts degree from Illinois State University.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's
His daughter, Heather, would appreciate letters
of memories, anecdotes and teachings of her father.
These letters may be sent to her at 324 N. Hamilton
St., Lincoln, IL 62656. She plans to compose a book
as an inspiration for her children and future
generations about her father's many contributions in
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