was born on 25 October 1896. He was the son of Joseph Henry Dellinger
and Ida Jane Hartman
. Wilmer Reetan Dellinger began military service. He married Bertha M. Barnhart
, daughter of Lyman A. Barnhart
, on 23 December 1922 at York Co., Pennsylvania
; Wedding announcement from a York newspaper:
"WILMER R. DELLINGER WEDS MISS BARNHART
Wilmer R. Dellinger, Washington, D.C. and Miss Bertha M. Barnhart, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lyman A. Barnhart, 649 Company street, were married Saturday evening December 23 at 8:30 o'clock at the parsonage of the Third United Brethren church 366 West Princess street. The ceremony was performed by the pastor Rev. J.A. Shettel. The young couple were attended by Mr. and Mrs. John Hertz, sister and brother-in-law of the bride.
The bride was dressed in brown canton crepe, with hat to match. The bridegroom is a World war veteran, having served in the thick of the fight with Company A, 112th regiment. He is now employed as a stereotyper in the goverment printing office, Washington, D.C.
After a few days visit at the home of the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Dellinger will take up their residence at 1222 Ninth street, N.W. Washington, D.C."
Wilmer died in July 1978 at York Co., Pennsylvania
, at age 81.