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electrical construction company executive

Delores Yvonne Critelli, American electrical construction company executive.


Critelli, Delores Yvonne was born on September 12, 1927 in Utica, New York, United States. Daughter of Louis Valentine and Mary (Picciallo) DeBernardis.


Bachelor, Utica College, Syracuse University, 1988.


Secretary to plant manager General Electric Company, Utica, 1952-1953, secretary to superintendent machine shop, 1953-1955. Assistant estimator department engineering Empire Utility Construction Company, 1958-1963. Co-founder, president, treasurer Power Line Constructors Inc., Clinton, New York, since 1963.


Member development council Young Women’s Christian Association, Utica, named Woman of Merit, 1985. Member advisory board Arthritis Foundation, Utica, Civic Museum Society Utica. Past member executive forum Mohawk Valley Community College Foundation.

Active local chapter American Cancer Society, Carmelite Guild at St. Joseph Nursing Home. Trustee, secretary board Children's Hospital and Rehabilitation Center Utica. Past board directors Family Services Greater Utica.

Board directors, past secretary Hospital Turstees Council Center New York. Vice president, board directors Mohawk Valley Workshop for Handicapped. Member Associate General Contractors American, Association Business and Professional Women in Construction (Woman of Year 1983), Business Council New York State, Chamber of Commerce Greater Utica, Clinton Chamber of Commerce.


Married Louis Robert Critelli, September 11, 1948 (divorced 1976). Children: Steven Michael, David Louis, Jayne Mary Critelli Lucas.

Louis Valentine DeBernardis

Mary (Picciallo) DeBernardis

Louis Robert Critelli

Steven Michael Critelli

David Louis Critelli

Jayne Mary Critelli Lucas Critelli