John P. "Jack" Brady Sr.
Age 81, of Claymont passed away on April 27, 2013.
Mr. Brady was a supervisor for Chrysler Corporation, retiring after 30 years of service. He was a Marine Corps combat veteran of the Korean War
, where he was a member of the "Flying 23rd Draft". He was a former member of the VFW
and a former member of the Knights of Columbus. Mr. Brady loved animals and fed foxes, cats, squirrels and all wild animals.
His wife, Ethel (Mears) Brady, passed away in 2005. He was preceded in death by his parents: Celia J. and James J. Brady and by his brothers: James J. Brady, Gerard M. Brady and Michael D. Brady. He is survived by his sons: John P. Brady, Jr. of Claymont; David M. Brady and his wife Lisa of New Castle; and Michael D. Brady of Claymont; 2 brothers: Joseph J. Brady of Millsboro and David D. Brady of Claymont; 1 sister: Mary Ann Kennedy of Wilmington; 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at Noon on Tuesday May 7, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 3200 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703. Burial will be in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE. Friends may call at the GEBHART FUNERAL HOME, 3401 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703 on Monday evening from 6 to 8 P.M. and on Tuesday morning from 10:30 to 11:30 A.M. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. gebhartfuneralhomes.com