GLENDALE — Tess Dellisanti, 61, born Teresa Karen Scribner, died peacefully on Sept. 20, 2019, surrounded by her loving husband and three children.
Ms. Dellisanti was born in Fort Bragg, California, on March 1, 1958, and moved to Casa Grande in 1962. She was devoted to her family and friends and was known for her laugh, her warmth and the care with which she cooked for her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Alsie Scribner, and is survived by her father, Ronald O. Scribner; two brothers, Ronnie and Tommy Scribner; her husband, Michael; two daughters, Katie and Kara Dellisanti; and a son, Cole Dellisanti.
Celebration of life at 1 p.m. on Oct. 12 at Shadow Rock United Church of Christ, 12861 N. Eighth Ave. in Phoenix, with a reception following on the same campus.
Donations may be made to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to fund leukemia treatment research at https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate.