Harry L. Gillen Sr.

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Harry L. Gillen, Sr.

AGE: 89 • Wilmington

Harry L. Gillen, Sr. passed away on January 27, 2014.

Harry retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a member of St. Catherine of Siena R.C. Church. Harry was a WWII Navy veteran and a member of the United States LST Association.

He is survived by his wife Sophia Gillen, his children, Janice G. Wright, Kelly A. Gillen, Harry L. Gillen, Jr. and Paul T. Gillen, his grandchildren Robert G. Wright, III and Tyler B. Wright, his sisters Elaine Nitsche and Joan Golden and numerous nieces and nephews. Harry was preceded in death by his parents James Gillen, Mildred Gillen Graven and his brother James Gillen.

Friends may call on Thursday January 30, 2014 from 10-11 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena R.C. Church, 2505 Centerville Road, Wilm., DE 19808 where a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery.

To send condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com



Funeral Home
McCrery & Harra Funeral Home
3924 Concord Pike Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 478-2204
Funeral Home Details
Published in The News Journal on Jan. 29, 2014
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