Delbert M. Jagow, a retired orderly, died Saturday in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a lengthy illness. He was 72.
Born in Wheatfield, he attended Holy Ghost Lutheran School and Niagara Falls High School.
Mr. Jagow, a Korean War-era veteran of the Navy, was employed as an orderly in hospitals and nursing homes in New York and North Carolina.
He enjoyed flea markets, antiques and gardening.
Survivors include his wife, the former Barbara Ann Barrett of Niagara Falls; three daughters, Diane Barrett of Morganton, Nina Carter of Salemsburg, N.C., and Tina Offhaus of the City of Tonawanda; two sons, Charles Harris of Cogatteville, S.C., and Bruce Johnson of North Tonawanda; his mother, Mathilda of Niagara Falls; a sister, Helen M. of Niagara Falls; three brothers, Leonard, Donald and Norman, all of Wheatfield; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Lane Funeral Home, 8622 Buffalo Ave. Burial will be in Holy Ghost Cemetery, Bergholz.