Charles W. Delaney

  • Born: March 31, 1931
  • Died: January 16, 2020
  • Location: Easton formerly of Stoughton, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

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Charles W. Delaney, 88, died peacefully at home under hospice care on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 surrounded by loving family. Beloved husband of Loretta (Bushman) Delaney, son of the late Bernard and Ethel. Born in Boston, raised in Dorchester. Graduate of Dorchester High School for Boys and attended Massasoit Community College in Brockton. Signalman/QM2 in the U.S. Navy, serving aboard the USS Benner (DDR-807) as a Veteran of the Korean War. Resident of Stoughton for 45 years before moving to Easton. Charlie was a meat cutter for First National for 20 years then worked at Roche Brothers/Sudbury Farms at various locations until his retirement. He was also a part-time bartender at several different locations. Charlie was a member of the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America, a lifetime member of VFW Post 1645 in Stoughton and the Tin Can Sailors. Proud member of the Originally From Dorchester Men's Club (OFD). He enjoyed playing cards, especially Blackjack, dog racing, trips to Foxwoods, visiting with his grandchildren and was also a big history buff.

Father of Karen Delaney and Joanne Dodge both of Easton, Charles M. Delaney and his wife Lisa of Laconia, NH and the late Jeanne Delaney. Grandfather of Gregory Dodge, MD, Jennifer McCarthy and Renee Delaney, DPT and great-grandfather of Molly, Emily and Evan McCarthy. Brother of Patricia Clay of East Bridgewater, Sister Catherine Loretto, SND of Brighton, Maureen Horgan (Tom) of Brockton and the late Eileen Delaney, Rita Amoroso, Bernard Delaney and Adelaide Dominick. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St., (Rte. 27) Stoughton on Tuesday, January 21 at 9 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at Immaculate Conception Church, Stoughton at 10 AM. Visiting Hours Monday from 4-7 PM. Interment at Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Loretta, Karen, Joanne and Charlie,
Sincerest condolences to you on the loss of Charlie. He was a wonderful neighbor and friend. He always had a hello and a wave and traded jokes with our family across the road. He will be missed. May you find peace in knowing he touched many hearts.

Posted by Karen Bracchi-Kelly - Blackstone, MA - Neighbor   January 28, 2020

Mr. Delaney,
Sir, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country when you served with the USN during the Korean War as a Crewmember on the Destroyer USS Benner(DDR-807). And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

Posted by Mike Casey(former Ma resident) - El Paso, MA   January 21, 2020

Thank you for being so special to all of us. You were such a wonderful uncle. You are loved and you will be missed. We will forever retell all your stories that we enjoyed hearing through the years. Rest in forever peace Uncle Charlie.

Posted by Kerri Smart - Raynham, MA - Family   January 20, 2020

My thoughts & prayers to Loretta and the Delaney family. I had the pleasure of knowing Charlie from First National Store as well as sharing time when they lived in Stoughton. He was a wonderful man. May your memories sustain you. Sincerely, Liz (Griffin) Turner

Posted by Liz Turner - Easton, MA   January 20, 2020

Sorry to hear of Charlie's passing.
Oddly enough I had thought of him recently

Cherish your memories

Charlie Connors

Posted by A friend   January 19, 2020

Aunt Loretta, Karen, Joanne, and Charlie my thoughts, prayers, love and Pixie Dust are with you all. May you find peace and comfort in all the memories and in knowing that Uncle Charlie is now with so many others of the family who went before him. Wish I could be there to celebrate his life with you. Always. Lynne (O'Reilly) Fairobent

Posted by Lynne Fairobent - Reson, VA - Family   January 19, 2020


We love you Grampa! You filled our lives with joy and laughter, and a lifetime of stories to remember you by. You will be missed dearly, but will always remain in our hearts. Love, Greg

Posted by Gregory Dodge - Lowell, MA - Grandchild   January 18, 2020

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