Della (Wells) Tessanne

Born: 04/27/1943 Passed:

Della (Wells) Tessanne, born April 27, 1943 in Olive Hill, Kentucky went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 after a long battle with an illness. She is preceded in death by her parents, John Langley Wells and Thelma Stanley Wells; four brothers and one sister. She is survived by her daughters, Ann (Troy) Hitchings,  Tracy (Mark) Sawyer, grandchildren; Elizabeth (Justin) Rucker, Patrick (Rachel) Sawyer, Heather Hitchings (Paul Pritchard), Marc (Erin) Sawyer, Megan Sawyer, Justin and Charles Costello; great-grandchildren, Bentley Hitchings-Pritchard, Abigail and Kamren Rucker, Winter and Holly Sawyer, and Easton Sawyer; sisters, Linda (Jack) Wilson and Goldie Wells. We will truly miss you. We will love you, always.

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5 Tributes to Della (Wells) Tessanne

  1. Shawnna B. says:

    Rest easy Gramma.

    • Pamala Church O'Quinn says:

      It’s sad to lose such a great person. She was always Grammy to my kids. I pray for the family. I loved her very much.

  2. Tina says:

    I will miss you dearly Aunt Dee. Say hello to everyone up there for me. I will see you all again same day.
    Thank you Ann for taking such good care of your mom.
    My condolences to all of her close family. Tracey, Heather, Liz and all of her great grand babies that I know she loved very much. I love you guys.

  3. Tammie Benjamin says:

    Annie, you and your entire family are in my thoughts while you grieve the loss of your mom. I’m so sorry for everyone’s loss.

  4. Susan Wells says:

    Rest in Heaven Aunt Della in the arms of the Angels in knowing that you will never be forgotten , thank you for the love and care you have shared with your loved ones . As you walk the Streets of Heaven watch over your sister linda Sue and your girls Grandchildren also your Great grandbabies too Because they will be living you and missing You . Until one by one they join the family once again in Heaven . Prayers sent to those left behind .love always Susan and Nancy , Jeffery

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