July 1, 1941 - June 27, 2016
Sally Ann Dilts, 74, of 123 Prospect St. Jamestown, died, Monday, June 27, 2016 at UPMC Hamot in Erie, PA.
She was born July 1, 1941 in Jamestown, the daughter of Walter and Joan Chizel Micek.
Sally had been employed at WCA Hosp. in environmental services for many years and prior to that at Halls Trucking.
She loved and adored her five grandchildren, her family, and animals, especially her cats “Taz” and “Tuffy”. Sally loved all outdoor activities, karaoke, and enjoyed working in her flower garden.
Sally graduated from Jamestown High School in 1959 and was voted most athletic that same year. She was one of the area’s best bowlers, was an avid golfer, and continued to play softball into her sixties.
Sally was very proud of her Polish heritage, and took great pride in cooking traditional Polish food for her family and friends.
Sally also enjoyed her 13 train rides out to California to see her family.
Sally is survived by her husband Charles R. Dilts whom she married December 2, 1962; two sons: Jon (Kim) Dilts of Frewsburg, Gregory (Cynthia) Dilts of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, and five grandchildren: Jordan, Amanda, Ted, and twins, Jennifer and Jessica Dilts.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by an infant son Robert Dilts and her loving and favorite big brother, Edward Micek.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.
The family will receive family and friends from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., two hours prior to the service in the funeral home.
Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Rd., Jamestown, NY 14701.
Condolences may be sent to Sally’s family at petersonfh.net.