Dolph Robert Deininger of Taylor passed away unexpectedly at home Tuesday January 21, 2020. His widow is the former Karen Ann Pica.
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Born in Scranton he was the son of the late Gerard B. and Audrey N. Wickham Deininger. He graduated from Bishop Hannon High School in 1975. He was a past Sheriff of Lackawanna County where he was employed for over 25 years. He was also a self-employed painter. He was an avid golf player and past member of the Bell Telephone Golf League.
Surviving are his beloved children, Samantha, Kala, and Dustin, all of whom he loved and cherished infinitely. Also surviving are a brother, Gerard, Waverly, sister, Donna, Scranton, and a brother William, Scranton; sisters and brothers-in-law and several nieces and nephews.
Dolph exuded kindness and thoughtfulness to all her met and was liked by all. He maintained his friendships with several of his friends from childhood and they were a true brotherhood. He will be sorely missed.
Private funeral services were held at the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave. Scranton. Memorial contributions in Dolph’s memory may be made to The Arc of Northeastern Pennsylvania, 115 Meadow Ave. Scranton, PA 18505.