Eleanor Cregar Delany of Tunkhannock died Saturday in the Regional Hospital of Scranton.
She was the wife of the late Miles R. Delany, who preceded her in death. She was born in Elizabeth, N.J. on Aug. 7, 1920 daughter of the late John R. and Elizabeth Lake Krauss Smith.
Eleanor was a graduate of Union High School in Union, N.J. and Drakes Business School. Prior to her retirement she was in charge of the secretary's pool for Ortho Pharmaceuticals. She was a member of the Tunkhannock Moose Lodge, and an avid quilter.
She was preceded in death by a brother John R. Smith Jr., a sister Ruth E. Smith, and step-son Miles K. Delany.
Surviving are a son, Russell T. Campbell of Levittown, Pa., and a brother Richard Smith of Stockton, N.J.; stepson James Delany of Milford, N.J.; stepdaughters Grace Finkbeiner of Flemington, N.J.; Kathryn Campbell of Levittown, and Janet Harabin of Lawton, Pa.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
At Eleanor's request there will be no funeral services. Arrangements are by the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.
Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Published in Times Leader on June 25, 2013