PLANTATION, Fla. Vincent P. Delagrange, 71, of Plantation, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. A memorial service was held in Davie, on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Gretchen; daughter, Amy Lees (Darin) and Jenny Meathe (Cullan); son, Douglas Delegrange ; grandchildren, Peyton, Kendall, Ashton, Montgomery, and Charter; and brother, John Delagrange (Patricia).
Vincent was preceded by his son, Paul Vincent Delegrange; parents and sister, Barbara.
Vinnie grew up on the East side of Cumberland and was a 1964 graduate of Fort Hill High School. Vinnie was an outstanding athlete in football, basketball and baseball. He was awarded a football scholarship to the University of Maryland. After college, Vinnie had a successful career in sales. He and Gretchen moved 11 times throughout the United States to support his sales career. In his later years they moved to Florida to be closer to their children and grandchildren. Vinnie enjoyed the various get-togethers with classmates and teammates from Fort Hill during those years.
Published on December 9, 2017