With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Delilah Joyce Shortt. Delilah was born on June 21, 1962 to Gerald and Mildred Langdon of Cottrell’s Cove, NL. Delilah loved flowers and nature. She had a “green thumb” and was very creative. This amazing woman was much loved and appreciated by all who knew her. She was committed to her husband, Richard of 34 years, her children and her grandsons.
Delilah was predeceased by her father Gerald Langdon and her son Thomas Shortt; parents-in-law Weldon and Dorothy Shortt; brothers-in-law Victor (Christine) Shortt, Dennis Senden.
She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Richard; daughter Krista Shortt (Daniel Gunn); grandsons Riley and Dawson; mother Mildred; siblings Gloria (Dale) King, Daisy Langdon, Kevin (Judy) Langdon, Bruce Langdon, Ivan (Anne) Langdon, Roy (Colleen) Langdon, Beryl Langdon (Murray Fagon), Sherry (David) Levita; sisters-in-law Marion (Blanchard) Bell, Sandra Senden, Lynda Langdon and a circle of other relatives and friends.
Delilah will be deeply missed but will live on in those who were blessed to have known her.
Pastor Ivan Langdon conducted the funeral service from Hoskins Funeral Home following the evening visitation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hoskins Funeral Home, Botwood.