Stella R. Dailey, 59
Stella R. Dailey, 59, of Allegan died Monday, April 13, 2015, at her home.
Stella was born Nov. 2, 1955, in Kalamazoo, to Jerome and Anna Marie (McLaughlin) Bellgraph. She graduated from Martin High School, Class of 1973. She worked for more than 10 years at Upjohn Company in Kalamazoo, and at that time, she was the only woman that was certified in the United States as a commercial refrigeration technician. She also owned and operated Stella's Bistro in Allegan for more than15 years.
Stella was loved and will be greatly missed by her husband Jack; four children, Carly Fricano, Grant Fricano, Anna and Noel DeJarnette, and Mitchell Fricano; her granddaughter Arissa; her father Jerome Bellgraph; three brothers, Larry Bellgraph, Richard and Della Bellgraph and Ed Bellgraph; three sisters, Sue and Mike Zantello, Barb Little and Mary Bellgraph Brown; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother Anna Marie Bellgraph.
Graveside services will be Friday, April 17, at 3 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Watson Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice, 530 Linn St., Allegan, MI 49010.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com.