Della Reese Played An Angel And Now She Is One!

United States
November 20, 2017 5:06pm CST
While she is best known as an angel in "Touched By An Angel", she was also a singer and Pastor. She will be missed. She passed Sunday in her California home at the age of 86. Do you remember her? What are your favorite memories of her?
Della Reese, who segued from pop and jazz singing stardom in the ‘50s and ‘60s to a long career as a popular TV actress on “Touched by an Angel” and other shows, died Sunday night at her home in California. She was 86. “She was an incredible wife, mother,
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@Tampa_girl7 (21673)
• United States
20 Nov
She seemed like such a sweet lady. I hadn't heard of her passing until I read this. She will be missed by many.
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@JohnRoberts (41271)
• Los Angeles, California
20 Nov
I remember Della Reese. She enjoyed a long career.
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@sharon6345 (102210)
• United States
20 Nov
That was one really nice lady. I enjoyed her in a few things.
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@Corbin5 (82065)
• United States
20 Nov
I do remember here. She really seemed to be such a lovely person.
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@kobesbuddy (19664)
• East Tawas, Michigan
20 Nov
Della was a wonderful singer and actor, on Touched by an Angel. We use to watch that show, every Sunday afternoon:) She will be missed!
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@snowy22315 (34426)
• United States
20 Nov
i only know the name.
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• United States
20 Nov
In a video provided by Lightworkers Media, Roma Downey pays tribute to her "Touched by an Angel" co-star and close friend Della Reese -- also a gospel and ja...
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@TRBRocks420 (62386)
• Banks, Oregon
21 Nov
Yes, I loved her as Tess on Touched by an Angel, now she is a real Angel no doubt.
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@amadeo (48200)
• United States
20 Nov
I heard this .But did not get the full story there.She was a very fine woman,singer,actress. This is my generation as we are slowly fading away.
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@JolietJake (41560)
20 Nov
That's almost creepy...an Angel and a Devil both dying on the same night.
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@JolietJake (41560)
20 Nov
@Berniezeitler Well...except the Bible says both shall sleep in their grave until the Day of Judgement
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• United States
20 Nov
@JolietJake Yes I know. I'd like to think that her love for others has made a difference for many more than we shall ever know.
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@LoriAMoore (10162)
• United States
23 Nov
It's been a bad month for celebrity deaths.
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@Fitlife (73)
• United States
21 Nov
I'm so sorry to hear this news. :(
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@nangayo (2293)
• Nairobi, Kenya
21 Nov
A good singer she was. May she RIP.
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@sugartoes (34840)
• Greencastle, Indiana
21 Nov
ARE YOU SERIOUS? oh man this can't be happening she was my FAV person in ALL her shows she was in, that SUCKS.
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• China
21 Nov
She is a kind lady. I am so sorry to hear that.
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@maezee (27886)
• United States
20 Nov
Sad. I never saw the show but sad news regardless
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• Jacksonville, Florida
20 Nov
Sad that she passed for all of her loved ones but I'm sure she will be in Heaven so also joyful that shes home with the Lord. =) I loved her on Touched by an angel!
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