Delmer Leroy Hackworth

Delmer Leroy Hackworth, 72, of Medford, Ore., passed away on June 24, 2010, with his wife by his side. Delmer was born on March 26, 1938, in Olney Springs, Colo., to James and Elsie Hackworth.

He served in the U.S. Navy from 1955-1961. During 1960, he married Leona (Wright) McMahan; they had five children. In 1988, he then married Lovena Knight. Delmer was a family man above all else. He enjoyed all that his children and grandchildren took part in. He enjoyed traveling and watching Nascar.

He is survived by wife, Lovena; children, Todd Hackworth, Denise Granger, Dena Grabowski, Kyle Hackworth, Del Hackworth, Ron, Doug, and Steve Knight. He was the sixth of 13 children. His parents and four siblings preceded him in death. The service will be held at Eagle Point National Cemetery on Thursday, July 1, 2010, at 11:00 a.m.