|Visitation||Spring Grove Funeral Homes||October 2, 2021||10:00 am - 11:00 am||Directions|
|Funeral Service||Spring Grove Funeral Homes||October 2, 2021||11:00 am||Directions|
|Burial||Spring Grove Cemetery||October 2, 2021||Directions|
Della Lee Cromwell (age 71) was born on August 22, 1950 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born as the 3rd of 7 children to Willie and Azaslee Hopkins, both who preceded her in death. She departed this life to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 19, 2021.
Della attended Cincinnati Public Schools where she graduated from Withrow High School. She also continued her education at Edgecliff College and Xavier University.
Della worked at the Cincinnati Gas and Electric Company (Duke Energy) were she retired after 30 plus years of service.
Della's infectious smile and dimples would light up an entire room, and would melt the hearts of everyone around her. She was known as Momma and Aunt Della to many. As a mother of 4 boys, she was strict and a straight shooter. Although she was firm, she was always there to help immediate family, extended family and friends in need.
A few things that she loved to do after retirement was going to the Casino's, eating all you can eat crab legs, playing games on her phone until the wee hours of the morning, playing the piano, and spending time with family.
Della was preceded in death by her oldest son, John (Fighter); her grandson, Darius; and her brother, Robert Hopkins.
Della leaves to cherish her loving memory: Her three remaining momma's boys, Patrick (Deidra), William "Billy", and her youngest son, Dana (Hope). 5 siblings - Willie Hopkins (Yvonne), Levon Hopkins, Lester Hopkins (Renee), Ella Hopkins, Sylvester Hopkins (Katie). Her best friend/sister Lethra Lavender "Aunt Dena"; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends.