Ron Delio, Minister of Music
In 2014, Ron and Gail moved from Phoenix to Pearce-Sunsites and enjoy the close fellowship they have with others as members of tCats. Ron Delio started piano at age 8 and guitar at age 16. At 16, he also received Christ as his Savior. Ron was a music major both in high school and during 2 years of his college studies. He plays 4 instruments and has been active in church worship since age 16. He has a diverse and eclectic taste in music. He has been both a support musician and a worship leader and is comfortable in either role. He has a heart for worship and makes every effort to express this in his music leadership.
Diane Arnold: Vocals
Diane was saved in 1977 at the Metropolitan Baptist Church in Wichita, KS. Ater receiving a M.ED from Wichita State University, she taught at Sterling College, a Presbyterian College in Sterling, KS. Diane met her husband of 29 years, Ed Arnold, through a Christian Singles Club in Hutchinson, KS. After graduating from Nursing School in 1993, they moved to Queen Creek, AZ. In 1998, tired of the valley heat, Diane and Ed purchased property in Sunsites, AZ and built a strawbale home. They have three dogs and two horses whom they love dearly. Diane enjoys quilting, painting with watercolors/oils and delights in painting her own Christmas cards. Prior to moving to AZ, she sang many years with the "Sweet Adelines." Diane has been a member of tCats for two years, enjoys singing, and loves to share her faith through music.
Gail Delio: Vocals
Gail has a degree in law enforcement from Rio Salado College in Phoenix and Mercyhurst Police Training Academy from Erie, PA. After meeting in a Sunday School Singles Class in 1992, Gail and Ron began dating and were married on December 12, 1992. They have a combined family that includes two girls and two boys ranging in age 30 to 38. God is the center of Gail's life and it is her fervent desire to worship Him wiith her music. She is thankful to be blessed with vocal talent; and when called and led by God to worship Him with her singing, she loves being obedient and following His will.