Joseph Earle “Joe” Haley, 85, of Middletown, DE passed away comfortably at home with his loving family by his side on Friday, November 23, 2012.
Born on December 11, 1926 in Georgetown, MD, he was the son of the late Earle David and Martha (Freeman) Haley.
Joe was retired from Daimler Chrysler after 25 years of dedicated service.
He was a member of the NRA.
In his earlier years, Joe was an avid hunter. He will be remembered as a loving husband and father.
In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his loving wife of 53 years, Marion W. Haley; sister, Arlene Haley and four brothers, Freeman, Donald, Eugene and Marvin Haley.
He is survived by two daughters, Catherine A. Haley of Cochranville, PA and Vanessa L. Haley of Wilmington, DE; three sisters, Lavinia Poore, Thelma Sartin and Lucille Hamilton, as well as by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 12 noon on Saturday, December 1 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where friends may visit with his family one hour prior to services. Interment will be held privately in Galena Cemetery, Galena, MD.
Memorial contributions can be made to Delaware Hospice, Inc., 3515 Silverside Road, Wilmington, DE 19810. In memory of Mr. Haley’s love for visiting Twinnys’ Restaurant in Galena, MD, his daughters suggest eating a pancake in his honor when visiting the restaurant in the future.
Arrangements by Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, Middletown, DE
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