Delores M. Straw

August 18, 1938 ~ March 3, 2021 (age 82)


Delores M. Straw, 82, of Bedford, died on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at UPMC Bedford Hospital. She was born on August 18, 1938, in Cumberland, MD, a daughter of the late Jesse Straw and Mary E. (Miller) Wagner She is survived by six cousins: Sandra Butler and husband Robert  of Everett; Roberta Arnold of Schellsburg;  Karen Smith of Bedford; and Allan Smith of Osterburg; Mae Conway of Everett; and Frank H. Miller III of Breezewood; best friend, Ann Cowan of Cessna and her children Melissa and Donald.  She was preceded in death by one cousin Elizabeth Susan Miller.

Delores was a member of the Bedford United Methodist Church. She retired from teaching after 38 years with Neshaminy School District in Bucks County. She was a member of the NEA teacher’s union, Bedford County players, Tops group, and the Bedford Lioness.  She enjoyed reading and volunteering her time at the snack bar at Bedford Hospital.  

Funeral Services will be private, burial at Mt. Union Cemetery in Mench. Arrangements by the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home in Bedford.   Our online guest book is available at 

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