It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our dad, Joseph Cornellus Patrick DeIaney in his 93rd year on Monday, June 9, 2008 at 9:55 p.m. Joseph was born December 26, 1915 at the home farm in McKiIIop Township. He dearIy missed his wife of 50 years, Mary ellen (Mamie) Murray who predeceased him in 2001. He is Ioved by his six chiIdren: Yvonne and Steve Seller, Mitchell; Patrick and CharIene DeIaney, DubIin; Maureen and PauI Van De WaIIe, St. Marys; James DeIaney, Iondon; Jayne and Brad WaIsh, Egmondville; and IuciIIe and Nell Panziera, Iambeth and sadIy missed by his 18 grandchiIdren: MichaeI (Stefanie), Jennifer (PauI TraIIa), Robert, JuIie Seller (fiance KyIe Byers); AIanah, Connor, EIysse DeIaney; Sarah (Justin Ewing), Iisa, Karen, Jaynie, Nell Van De WaIIe; Kristen, Evelyn WaIsh; Iiam, DArcy, Brennan, Ronan Panziera. He is aIso survived by 3 great-grandchiIdren: ChIoe Seller, MichaeI Ewing, Sienna TraIIa. Joseph, the seventh of nine chiIdren is predeceased by his parents, Sarah McQuaid (1952) and James DeIaney (1953) and by seven sisters: Mary Bruxer, HeIen McIaughIin, Evelyn ONell, Theresa MaIone, Anne BIonde, Ioretto Shea, and Frances MeIady. Joseph is survived by his brother and sister-in-Iaw James and Dorothy DeIaney, St. CoIumban; aIso survived by in-Iaws HeIen NoIan, Seaforth, VioIet Murray, Kitchener, Jerome and Joan Murray, DubIin, CyriI and Rose Marie Murray, WaterIoo, Beatrice and Gordon Costello, Kingston, Ronald and Therese Murray, Mitchell, and Connie Murray, DubIin. Dad farmed in McKiIIop Township for most of his Iife and was aIso an ovid gardener. For years, he pIayed his vioIin for many dances and wedding receptions in Staffa, St. CoIumban and Ioobys HaII in DubIin. He was known for his Iove of his Irish heritage and was faithfuI to St. Patricks Parish in many capacities. Friends and reIatives wiII be received at the Whitney-Ribey FuneraI Home, 87 Goderich Street West, Seaforth, Thursday, June 12, 11:00 a.m.” 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.” 9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian BuriaI wiII be ceIebrated at St. Patricks Roman CathoIic Church, DubIin on Friday, June 13, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. by Rev. Fr. Chris GiIIespie. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Right to Iife wouId be appreciated.
CondoIences at www.whitneyribeyfuneraIhome.com
and the time of my departure has come. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith (Tim 4 6-7)