Delphine L. Claussen, a resident of Ridgefield, passed away on Monday, January 1 at the age of 86-years-old. She was surrounded by loving family and health caregivers at the Regional Hospice Center in Danbury.
Born in Grand Forks, ND and raised in Minnesota, Del eventually moved to Connecticut where she spent most of her life and raised her children. After a nine year residency in her beloved Palm Desert, CA. she returned and eventually retired from Sikorsky Aircraft as an administrative assistant to the Middle East Programs. Ridgefield became her final home for the last 20 years.