Jerry Ray Litten, General Manager/Licensed Funeral Service Provider
Jerry is the General Manager of Dellinger Funeral Homes. He is the husband of Rev. Stephanie Heishman-Litten, fifth generation of the Dellinger Family, and father of Corey Litten and Kaitlin Litten who both work at Dellinger Funeral Homes. He served his country faithfully in the United States Marine Corps and attended Lord Fairfax Community College for general studies towards his degree from John Tyler Community College where he graduated and received his Associates in Applied Science, majoring in Funeral Service. With over 30 years’ of experience, Jerry brings a lot of knowledge to the business.
John Dorrin, Funeral Assistant
John Dorrin has been devoted to Dellinger Funeral Homes for over 40 years. John has grown up in this community and graduated from Central High School. He is married to Diane Dorrin and has 3 children.
In his free time, John enjoys hunting, home projects, spending time with his family, and the great outdoors.
Gary Comer, Funeral Assistant
Gary Comer has been with Dellinger Funeral Homes for over 44 years. Gary and his wife Patsy Comer currently reside at our Theis Chapel in New Market. Gary oversees everyday business and is there for the town of New Market in their time of need. Gary enjoys helping the New Market community in any way possible. He is also a caretaker at various cemeteries in New Market and is a Notary Republic for the state of Virginia.
Matt Litten, Funeral Assistant
Matt Litten, a 6th generation Dellinger, has been with Dellinger’s since 2016. Matt graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School and graduated from Blue Ridge Community College with an Associates in Business Management. He is the son of David and Mindy Litten. He is also the grandson of Janelle Kagey, one of the previous owners and funeral directors at Dellinger Funeral Homes.
In Matt’s free time, he enjoys hunting and spending time with his girlfriend, Justine Jordan.
Corey Litten, Funeral Assistant
Corey Litten, a 6th generation Dellinger, has been with Dellinger Funeral Homes since 2015. He was born in Woodstock, Virginia, graduated from Central High School, and is the son of Jerry and Stephanie Heishman- Litten.
Corey is happily married to Jordan Litten and raising a family of two along with many fur babies. Corey enjoys spending time with his family and playing video games.
Kaitlin Lawyer, Office Assistant/Funeral Assistant
Kaitlin Lawyer, a 6th generation Dellinger, currently has been working at Dellinger Funeral Homes since January of 2021. Throughout her childhood and early adulthood, Kaitlin would help out at the funeral home when needed. She attended James Madison University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies with a concentration in Crime and Criminology along with a minor in Criminal Justice.
Kaitlin Lawyer is the daughter of Jerry and Stephanie Heishman-Litten. She is married to Joshua Lawyer and has two fur children. Kaitlin enjoys hunting, spending time with her family, weightlifting, and walking.
Wayne Shaffer, Part-Time Funeral Assistant
Wayne Shaffer has been an employee of Dellinger Funeral Homes for over 40 years. He is currently a part-time employee assisting at the funeral home. Wayne enjoys riding his motorcycle and spending time with his animals.