Delores I. Spargur
Delores Irene Spargur, 50, of Shelton, WA passed away at Capital Medical Center in Olympia, WA on Monday, September 10, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Delores was born on October 28, 1961 to Woodie L. and Betty (Harrison) Mallow in Aberdeen, WA.
She attended Montesano High School, then moving to Portland, OR for a short time, before moving to Shelton in 1996. On Valentine’s Day of 1997 she went on a blind date with Don Demmon and they have been together ever since.
Delores started her career as a certified nursing assistant, working at Fir Lane and for Shelton Health and Rehabilitation before going to work as a teacher’s assistant at Hood Canal School. Delores’ hobbies included fishing, camping, gardening, collecting paperweights, reading and raising chickens and ducks. Her main love was spending time in the woods and with her family. She was very fond of her Yorkshire terrier, “Chloe”.
She is survived by her companion, Don Demmon, Shelton; mother, Betty Mallow, Shelton; son, Kyle Spargur, Georgia; daughter, Miranda Rowan (Jonathon Heath), Milwaukie, OR; stepchildren, Nicholas Demmon and Heather Mason (Joseph); sisters, Sharyn Woerz (Robert), Kalama, WA; Terry Mallow (Elaine Jensen) Shelton and brother, Gordon Mallow, Aberdeen, WA.
She was preceded in death by father, Woodie Mallow and Chloe, her beloved Yorkie.
A celebration of her life and potluck will be held at the family home at 71 E. Wolf Drive, Shelton, WA on Sunday, September 16, 2012 beginning at noon. Memorial donations can be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.