LeRoy Charles Culleney, Jr.
March 14, 1948 – September 12, 2015
LeRoy Charles “Roy” Culleney, Jr., age 67, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 12, 2015.
Born in Prospect Park, PA on March 14, 1948, Roy was a son of the late LeRoy Charles Culleney, Sr. and Theresa (Maio) Culleney. He was a member of the graduating class of 1966 from Springfield High School. Roy was employed as a maintenance technician with Wendy’s Restaurants until his retirement in 2009.
An avid golfer, Roy turned his passion for the sport into a second career at Odessa National Golf Club where he worked part time. He was happiest in the company of his beloved family and was a loving and devoted husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend to many.
Roy is survived by his wife of 20 years, Judith (McCall) Culleney; children, Karen Elliott of Georgetown, Bria L. Culleney of Bear and Christopher R. Culleney of Bear; brother, Gerald Culleney of Newark, NJ; sister, Marion Oppenheim of Colorado Springs, CO; granddaughter, Kandice Seymore; and dear friends, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Cheeseman.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday afternoon, September 19, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Sunday Breakfast Mission, P.O. Box 352, Wilmington, DE 19899.