Janelle Kagey Fadely, Licensed Funeral Director/President
Janelle is a licensed funeral director and manager of the Mt. Jackson location.
She graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School in 1962. She is a fourth-generation family member of the Dellinger Family following her father David Stanley Kagey. She received her Funeral Directors license in 1968 and became a shareholder in 1970.
She currently lives in Mt. Jackson and is a member of the Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church.
David Lee Litten, Licensed Funeral Director/Vice President
David is a licensed funeral director and manager at Theis Chapel, New Market location.
He graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School in 1985. He then attended and graduated from John Tyler Community College and received his Associates in Applied Science, majoring in Funeral Service.
He is the fifth- generation family member of the Dellinger Family following his mother, Janelle Fadely and his uncle, V.L.D. Kagey.
He is the father of Matthew Litten who works for Dellinger Funeral Home.
He lives in Mt. Jackson with his wife Mindy Litten and they have a daughter Morgan.
Jerry Ray Litten, Licensed Funeral Director
Jerry is a licensed funeral director and manager at the Woodstock location as well as assisting at the other locations. 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 Home. 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 27 years’ experience, Jerry brings a lot of knowledge to the business.
Stephanie E. Heishman-Litten, Pastoral Care
Rev. Stephanie Heishman-Litten is available for pastoral care services and to assist help as needed. She is a fifth-generation family member of the Dellinger Family. Her father, Dennis Heishman, introduced her into the family funeral business. In addition, her husband, Jerry Litten, is the manager and funeral director at the Woodstock branch along with her son, Corey Litten, who is employed at Dellinger Funeral Home (sixth generation) and daughter Kaitlin Litten who assists as needed.
Pastor Stephanie (as many call her) is currently a Pastor at St. John's UCC Hamburg and Christ UCC Church Conicville. She graduated from Eastern Mennonite University with a Master of Divinity Degree. She is a Chaplain with the Shenandoah County Sheriff's office and is the Sexual Assault Coordinator and Case Manager at Response, Inc. She wears many "hats" in the community and does what she can to help others. She is available to help and assist her family business at Dellinger Funeral Home any way possible!