Lindell Dean Delius, 69, a resident of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014, in a Chattanooga hospital. Lindell was born in Oakdale, Tenn., on Nov. 16, 1944. He was an honorable discharged veteran of the United States Air Force after faithfully serving his country. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Eva Delius. He is survived by two sons and their wives, Lenny and Katie Delius and Russell and Laura Delius; one granddaughter, Cruz Delius; one sister, Sandra Clary (Roger) and several nieces, nephews and other extended family members. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 3 p.m. today, May 7, 2014, in Chattanooga National Cemetery. You are encouraged to share a memory of Lindell and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Delius family with his arrangements.