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Delores E. Cabrera

March 14, 1940 ~ April 16, 2022 (age 82)

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Delores Bafford Cabrera, 82, left us to be with the Lord on April 16, 2022 She was born March 14, 1940 in Washinton D.C. The eldest daughter of William and Alice Bafford. She spent her childhood a proud resident of FOGGY BOTTOM. She attended the public schools of the District of Columbia. After graduaton from her beloved Cardoza High School she attended Burdick School of Nursing where she graduated with Honors. Delores served as a nurse in DMV for over 40 years helping and loving helping.

She married Joseph Andrews and produced exceptional daughters Karen and Michele. Later she married James Anderson and James E. Anderson a wondeful son was born.

Delores loved family and friends and loved for you to eat when you stopped by. Her favorite person to feed was her father and she loved him very much.

Delores had few girlfriends but she kept in close contact wth those she had such Ms Erleen Knight. They talked and talked all the time. She also adopted her sister-in-law as a sister they talked frequently.

Besides her parents Delores was preceded by a sister, Sylvia Prout. Left to mourn her passing are her children Karen Bernard, Michele Prout and James Anderson; her grandchildren Adrein Lynch, Kalynn Bernard, Britany Alford and Bryce Alford; and all of her grandchildren whom she spoke of so often and loved so dearly. She also left her brother Lloyd Bafford (Celeste). Also left is Erleen Knight, who was her best friend. Left also are a host nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. 



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Graveside Service
April 21, 2022

12:00 PM
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
3401 Bladensburg Road
Brentwood, MD 20722

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