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Gregory Canavan "Porky" Lynam

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Gregory Canavan "Porky" Lynam Obituary
Gregory Canavan (Porky) Lynam

AGE: 66 • Millsboro

Gregory Canavan (Porky) Lynam, age 66, of Millsboro DE passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at Beebe Hospital, Lewes DE. Gregg was born on March 12, 1951 the youngest child of the late Harry A and Katherine (Kirwin) Lynam.

Gregg was known to almost everyone but his family as Porky. He was given that nickname by his grade school (St. Paul's) baseball coach and it stuck.

Porky's father got him interested in golf at a young age and he became an avid golfer thru high school at Salesianum and in the 1977 winning the Delaware Amateur.

Porky was a well known DJ for 40 years spinning records from the at various events. He was the owner of Porky's Restaurant on Delaware Avenue then as DJ at Bill Sharp's Porky's Danceclub on Union Street then Gray Hare Tavern in Lewes, Delaware.

He is survived by his four sisters, Kay (Frank) Fennell of Evanston IL, Carole Holmberg of Whiting NJ, Barbara and Rita Lynam both of Wilmington and several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at The Cathedral of St. Peter, 6th and West Streets, Wilmington DE.
Published in The News Journal on May 5, 2017
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