Delaney, Ernest George
Ernest George Delaney was born to George and Emily Delaney May 21, 1928 in Fairview, Dublin, Ireland.
He died peacefully in Merritt, BC on August 9, 2019 at the age of 91.
Ernest remembered his grandmother reading bible stories to him and his brother Edgar.
At the age of 15, in 1943 he made his choice to serve God. He faithfully served God the rest of his life.
He loved to play the violin and piano—everything from Irish jigs and reels to classical music and hymns. Music
was a source of enjoyment his whole life.
He married the love of his life Kaye Pierce on October 30, 1954 in Dublin, Ireland, and worked as an accountant for Lever
Brothers until they moved to Canada with their 3 children in 1977.
Since arriving in Canada, they lived in the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley, Sherwood Park, Alberta and finally resided in
Although his health declined over the last few years, his lovely accepting spirit of all life’s twists and turns inspired
all. He loved to help his family, had a quick wit and twinkle in his eye.
Ernest is predeceased by his parents, son Dale and grandson Dalton. He is survived by his wife Kaye, brother Edgar, sons Ron (Fran) and Trevor (Rhonda), daughter Shirley, 7 grandchildren and 9
His lovely tenor voice and smiling Irish eyes will long be remembered.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Ernest George Delaney 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: Surrey, Province: Colombie britanique