Joseph R. Cavall
October 4, 1923 – March 21, 2014
Joseph R. Cavall, age 90, of Newark, DE died on Friday, March 21, 2014, at Christiana Hospital, Newark, DE.
Born in Duryea, PA on October 4, 1923, Mr. Cavall was a son of the late Richard Cavall and Genevieve Gallagher Cavall. He proudly served his country in the US Navy. Mr. Cavall made his career with the Chrysler Corporation where he worked as a materials manager until his retirement.
He was a longtime parishioner of Holy Family R.C. Church in Newark and enjoyed spending time with his family and many friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Richard and a sister, Theresa Kohn. Mr. Cavall is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Helen Langan Cavall; daughter, Molly Diehl and husband Walter of Hockessin, DE; son, James Cavall and wife Arleen of Newark, DE; brother, Gerald Cavall and wife, Josephine of Newark, DE; sister, Anastasia Cavall of Newark; granddaughters, Kelly Diehl, Katherine Diehl and Stephanie Diehl; and grandson, Jonathan Diehl.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Friday morning, March 28, 2014 at Holy Family R.C. Church, E. Chestnut Hill and Gender Roads, Newark, DE, where family and friends may visit from 10:30 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.