Walter Butch Delaney Jr.|
Portsmouth - Walter Lee "Butch" Delaney Jr., 65, of the 500 block of Berkshire Rd. passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014. He was born on October 1, 1948 in Portsmouth; and was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Christine Delaney and a sister, April M. Delaney. Butch retired from Shop 51 at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard as an electrician after 26 years of service. He volunteered many hours and was past PTA president at Hodges Manor Elementary School.
He is survived by his loving wife, Janice L. Delaney; a daughter, Jessica Hubbard and her husband Lewis; a sister, Kimberley Hanson; three brothers, Robert, Patrick and William Delaney; a granddaughter, Aubree Grace Hubbard.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel on Monday evening from 7 to 8 p.m.
The family would like thank the facility and staff at Creekside Care, Ahoskie, NC for their care and support.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
, Southeastern Virginia Chapter, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 102, Norfolk, Virginia 23502.
Condolences may be made to the family online at www.SturtevantFuneralHome.com
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Apr. 29, 2014