Murray DeLong
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Age, 80, was called from labor to reward on January 4, 2018. Murray worked at the Lake County Government Center with 29 years of service as the Chief Bailiff. He was also a member of Helping Hand, Inc. (H.H., Inc.). He leaves to cherish his precious memories, wife of 23 years, Shirley Millard-DeLong. Visitation will be Saturday, January 13, 2018, 9-11a.m. Home going service will immediately follow at 11:00 a.m. All services will be held at Western Christian Community Church 2826 West 15th Avenue Gary, IN 46404 Apostle Leonard T. Emmons, Officiant Rev. Mathew Whittington, Host Pastor. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune from Jan. 10 to Jan. 12, 2018.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
JAN
13
Visitation
09:00 - 11:00 AM
MEMORIES & CONDOLENCES
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January 14, 2018
Sending Prayers if Comfort and my Sincerest Condolences to Shirley and the DeLong Family. Always cherish the good fun Loving Memories you Cherished with your Beloved Murray. He was a very kind and gentle person and will Truly be missed by all who knew him well. The Lord's continued Blessings.
Bonita L. Howard and the Williams Family
Bonita L. Howard
January 12, 2018
The heard family would like to send our love,compassion to your family for your loss we love you hugs and kisses.
January 12, 2018
May God continue to comfort and strengthen you and your family. God Bless. Charlotte and the Evans Family.
Charlotte Evans
January 12, 2018
To the family and friends. So sorry for your loss. Romans12:12
January 11, 2018
To Mrs.Shirley Delong may God continue too comfort your during this time of sorrow earth hath no sorrow that heaven can't heal.
Tonya Parker
January 11, 2018
To the family of my more than 60 year friend, I offer my deepest condolences. Having known Murray for most of my 77 year life, I share some of your pain, but I also offer a reminder of how much he was able to overcome in life before being called Home.
Hold onto the memories!
Thomas Young
January 11, 2018
To The Delong Family,

So sorry for your great loss, we would like to take this time to express our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. We pray that the Love & Memories will forever remain in your hearts.

Continued Blessings,

The Elite Ladies
&
Janis & Albert Grant
Janis & Albrt Grant
January 11, 2018
Mrs. Shirley DeLong sorry for your lost praying for you n the family, that God grant you peace n comfort in the name of Jesus!....
Veronica Orange
January 10, 2018
My brother the lord has call you home so I know he will be waiting with open arms and warm heart just for you . you will truly be missed

Love your Big Brother
OTTO DOWLEN
January 10, 2018
My prayers and Condolences to the family of Murray DeLong
Ted Brown
January 10, 2018
My dear uncle our father has called you home. Now rejoice with your brothers and sisters in God's presence and I pray that one day we will all get to rejoice together. Love forever, your niece.
Evonne Payton
January 10, 2018
Mr.Delong was a man of great respect for eveyone while working as a baliff in Crown Point. I remember him while working during jury duty. He would be polite to the people brought in and kept that smile on his face if you let him. He made my time during jury duty pleasant and would joke with us. I dont belive there will ever be another person their with his personality. To his family cherish the time you had with him and know he has his crown that God promised.
Myrtle
January 9, 2018
Murray was a special friend to my family. Unfortunately, his buddy (Nana) passed before him. But I know she is shinning the light to guide him Home. Love you Murray, Shirley and family,my sincerest condolences. GODSPEED!!!!
Michelle Booker
January 9, 2018
You will be so missed.. I am sorry that I was not there to say goodbye, and my heart goes out to your wife and family. I know your out of pain and your smiling with the angels. I miss you and love you very much. God Bless you and your family..
Tonda Brown
Daughter
January 9, 2018
You will be greatly missed. A great man and great friend. I love you Murray and miss you.
James Kimbrough III
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