|(Friday - November
06, 2020) - Della M. Rochon, age 69, of Iron Mountain, passed away on
Thursday, November 5, after battling a long time lung disease followed
by Covid-19, at Dickinson Co. Memorial Hospital.
Della was born
June 22, 1951 in Crystal Falls, the daughter of the late Oliver and
Catherine (Doto) Hannula. She graduated from Florence High School in
Della worked at Grede Foundry in Kingsford for 36 years and
retired in 2009. She enjoyed motorcycling with her husband and friends,
Jim, Carol, Robin and Ron. Della loved spending time with her
grandchildren and her special bright spot was her great granddaughter,
She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Ronald
Rochon and son Ryan (Kimberlee) Lewis; nine grandchildren, Nia and
Nikomi Lewis and Phoenix Snowden of Mount Pleasant, Ryan Rain, Huron
Hugh, and Felicia Lewis of Ontonogan, Evelin Little, Arizona, Shelly
Rochon of Kingsford, Cassidy Menard of Norway; and one great
granddaughter, Joanna Della Miller of Mount Pleasant, three sisters
Sherry Lindlbauer of Iron Mountain, Donna Hannula of Tyler, Texas, and
Gail (Frank) O'Neal of Pensacola, Florida; four brothers, Bradley Hannula of Norway, Brian Hannula of Oregon, Steve (Diane) Hannula of
Spokane, Washington, and Gordon (Mary) Hannula of Iron River; brother
and sisters-in-law, Gary and Ann Rochon of Iron Mountain, Jason Rochon
of Norway, and Lisa Rochon of Norway; many nieces and nephews.
Della was preceded in death by her mother-in-law, Jennie Rochon,
brothers-in-law Bob Rochon, and Ronald Lindlbauer, and sister-in-law
A memorial service will be held at Mt. Olive
Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain at a later date.
be held at the Norway Cemetery.
Condolences to the family of
Della may be expressed online at:
Arrangements were made with the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.