Janet J. Delaney
June 28, 1933 - March 17, 2023
Janet J. Delaney, age 89, of Wilmington DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 17, 2023, at Foulk Living Nursing Home.
Born in Paterson, NJ, in 1933, she was a daughter of the late John and Jane (Bamber) Kirwan. Janet was a proud graduate of Eastside High School and Berkeley Secretarial School. Janet worked as a secretary for Hoffman LaRoche Pharmaceuticals until she retired in 1967. A longtime resident of Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ, Janet was an active bowler and loved spending time tending to the flowers in her garden.
In addition to her parents, Janet was preceded in death by her dear husband, James W. Delaney, who passed away in 2016; and by her twin brother, Jack in 2000. She is survived by her son, Bill; granddaughter, Abigail; nephew, John; and niece, LuAnn. Janet will be deeply missed by all who knew her, including her friends and neighbors.
A memorial service will be held at 10 am on Saturday, May 13, 2023, in Grace Memorial Church, 9 Harrington Avenue, Westwood, NJ.