Elden E. "Bud" Delaney
Elden E. "Bud" Delaney, 89, of Minerva, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, June 2, 2011.
Born June 6, 1921, in Carrollton, he was a son of the late Cornel Ellsworth and Erma Ruby (Miller) Delaney.
He was a member of First Christian Church of Minerva, where he was an ordained elder, and held many other offices in the church. He was a former member of Minerva Rotary Club. He graduated from Carrollton High School in 1941, and worked as a service man at Amerigas for 37 years, retiring in 1985.
He is survived by his wife, Della Jean (Swank) Delaney; three daughters, Rebecca S. DeLane of Minerva, Barbara J. (Terry) Brooks and Pamela K. Platt, both of Carrollton; eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Thelma J. Miller of Carrollton; and two brothers, Richard E. (Eileen) Delaney of St. Clairsville, and William R. (Hannelore) Delaney of Brea, CA.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Robert Delaney.
Funeral Services were held June 8 in First Christian Church of Minerva with Mr. Dale Roberts and Mr. Ralph Norman officiating. Burial was in Heritage Memorial Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Community Hospice, 201 West 3rd St., Dover, OH 44622. Friends may express condolences at www.bartleyfuneralhome.com.