Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Delores "Tootie" J. Criner?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Delores "Tootie"'s memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Delores "Tootie" J. Criner
March 30, 1934 ~ August 11, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old
1 Tree, Flower, or Condolence has been shared with support of Delores "Tootie"'s family - View on Tribute Wall
Delores J. “Tootie” (Hice) Criner, 89 of South Buffalo Township, died Friday August 11, 2023 at UPMC-Passavant, McCandless. She was born March 30, 1934 in Curtisville to the late James W. and Florence E. (Johns) Hice where she grew up graduating from West Deer High School in 1952. Delores has lived in South Buffalo for the past 30+ years. She worked at Glenshaw Glass over 25 years as a bottle maker and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary for the Freeport VFW, where she enjoyed cooking for the patrons. Tootie enjoyed camping, going to flea markets and helping at the Freeport VFW.
Survivors include her niece Jamie L. (Lewis) Weston and her son Josiah of Leechburg.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Herbert L. Criner, her sisters Jamesalene and Diana Hice and her brothers Lewis and James W. Hice, Jr., Jamesalene’s twin, along with her niece Karen Hines and her children Robbie, Dale and Amanda.
At the Tootie’s request there was no visitation or viewing. A private graveside service was held with the Rev. Robert Henry, officiating. She was privately laid to rest next to her brother in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar Arrangements were entrusted to the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer. View obituary online and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com/obituary/DeloresTootie-Criner