Joeffrey A. Delia

Joeffrey A. Delia age 96 of Caruso Road Brockway, PA; died on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Penn Highlands DuBois.

Born in Brockway on December 28, 1919 he was the son of the late Tony and Mary Frances Paladino Delia.

He was married to Josephine P. Carlini and she preceded him in death on December 14, 2012. Retired, Joeffrey had been employed at Brockway Glass as a Compressor Room Attendant.

He served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army as a High Speed Radio Operator. Joeffrey was a member at St. Tobias Church in Brockway.

He was a member of the Horton Twp. Sportsmen’s Club, enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking and gardening.

He is survived by 3 sons: Robert (Julie) Delia of Horseheads, NY; Thomas (Debby) Delia of DuBois; Michael Delia of Brockway; 1 Sister: Eleanor Aravich also of DuBois; 2 brothers: Louis Delia of Brockway; William Delia of Crenshaw; 3 grandchildren: Ray Zavatsky, Matt Delia, Diane London and 8 great grandchildren: Sarah, Lauren, Jack, Max, Danielle, Jessica, Aaron and Isaac.

In addition to his parents and his wife he is also preceded in death by a brother Ralph Delia and a sister Christine Delia.

Calling hours will be on Tuesday, January 12 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home Inc. in Brockway.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, January 13 at 9:30 AM at St. Tobias Church with Msgr. Charles Kaza presiding. Burial will follow in St. Tobias Cemetery.

A Vigil Service will be held Tuesday evening at 7:45 PM at the funeral home.

Full Military Honors will be accorded by Parson-Marnati Post #95 of the American Legion Wednesday Morning at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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