Doris T. Delaney
AGE: 84 •
Doris T. Delaney, 84, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton. Born and raised in Bordentown, she was a graduate of William McFarland High School, and was a resident of the area most of her life. Doris retired as a Supervisor for Traffic Safety, after working for more than 35 years for the State of New Jersey. She was a member of St. Mary's Church of Bordentown, where she was a past member of its Altar Rosary Society and St. Catharine Church of Seaside Park. She was a member of the Bordentown Elks Lodge
#2085 Ladies Auxiliary, the Democratic Club and the Bordentown Historical Society.
Predeceased by her parents, Thomas J. and Mary A. Tyrell; three brothers, Thomas E., John J. and Martin J.; three sisters, Rosemary, Clare M. and Janet M.; and wife of the late Joseph Delaney. Doris is survived by her brother, Michael S. and Beverley K. Tyrell of Hamilton; as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, cousins and many dear friends. She was generous and kind to everyone, especially her family, and was known as Aunt Doris to all.
Friends may call from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, Sept. 11 at the Peppler Funeral Home, 122 Crosswicks St., Bordentown. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 12 noon Wednesday at St. Mary's Church, 45 Crosswicks St., Bordentown. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Doris's name to the Monastery of Saint Clare, 150 White Pine Road, Chesterfield, NJ 08515 or to the Visitation Home, PO Box 11242, Hamilton, NJ 08620.