Press-Republican

October 14, 2012

Veronica M. Delaney


Press-Republican

---- — CHAZY — Veronica M. Delaney, 94, of Miner Farm Rd., Chazy, passed away Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. She was born Nov. 26, 1917, in Chateaugay, N.Y., a daughter of the late Homer and Lisa (Surprenant) Hebert.

Veronica was co-owner of the Twin Bridge Restaurant in Champlain. Once the restaurant was sold, she was employed by the Slipper Factory in Mooers, Diamond Match Paper Mill in Plattsburgh and the JCEO in Chazy. Veronica enjoyed being outdoors, particularly in the summer months, when she would spend many hours in her garden. She loved her children, and always had a special glow when her children or other members of her family would visit.

She is survived by two daughters, Sandra Gokey and her husband Richard of Champlain and Linda Delaney and companion Richard Demers of Champlain; one son, Terry Delaney and his wife Karen of Mooers; her grandchildren, Laura Peryea Guay, Bradley Delaney and Ryan Delaney; and two great-grandchildren, Alyssa Peryea and Garry Guay. One sister-in-law, one brother-in-law and several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, Veronica was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, as well as her husband, Roger J. Delaney, who passed away in Jan. of this year.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Hospice of the North Country for the care Veronica received at home.

Funeral Services were held privately on Saturday, Oct. 13, at M.B. Clark Funeral Home, 196 Elm St., Champlain, with Rev. Patty Beauharnois officiating. Burial was in Riverview Cemetery in Chazy.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice of the North Country.

Arrangements are in the care of M.B. Clark Funeral Home, 196 Elm St., Champlain, NY 12919. To offer a virtual candle or to sign the guestbook online, please visit www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com and click obituaries.