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P. DeLoris Sammartino, 90, who served in the Women’s Air Corps during World War II, died on Christmas Day, 2012.
She was born in Andersonville, Ind., to Lester and Hilda Johnson on Sept. 11, 1922.
She grew up in Sheridan, Wyo., with nine siblings. She married Al Sammartino on May 23, 1942, in Arlington, Va. They spent 63 years together.
She had received care from St. Vincent Healthcare.
Survivors include sons, Allen and Mike, and a daughter, Linda, all of Billings; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several sisters.
A memorial will be held in the spring. Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.