Pharos-Tribune

October 17, 2013

Willadean C. Delaney


Pharos-Tribune

---- — Willadean C. Delaney

ROCHESTER — Willadean C. Delaney, 80, Rochester, formerly of Logansport, passed away at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Lifecare Center, Rochester.

Born on June 17, 1933, in Petoskey, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Howard and Minnie (Propst) Sweeney. On July 26, 1952, she married Franklin D. Delaney. He preceded her in death on April 13, 1992.

Willadean attended St. Joseph’s Parochial School and was a 1951 graduate of Royal Center High School. She was a lifetime member of All Saints Catholic Church and she enjoyed gardening, going on trips with her friends and attending the Royal Center Alumni reunions.

She formerly was employed as a terminal manager for Tucker Freight Lines.

Survivors include sons; David F. Delaney of Indianapolis, and Mark A. Delaney of Rochester and three grandchildren, Britni, Ryan and Lauren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Marocco – Rans Funeral Chapel with Father Michael McKinney officiating. Burial will be at Thompson Cemetery, Royal Center.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the 1951 Royal Center Alumni Association.

Please sign the online guestbook or leave a condolence at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.