LeRoy Charles Culleney, Jr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

LeRoy Charles Culleney, Jr.

Born March 14, 1948

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.


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  • Roy you will sadly be missed. You could light up a room. Your sense of humor you truly one of a kind. I know why Jude fell in love and boy did she fall resulting in 2 beautiful kids a that adore their Dad. You will definitely live forever in everyone’s heart. I just remember calling for help at the store just so you could make us laugh. Very fond memories!!!

  • Roy was a great golfing partner. He and I had many good time on the course. I will miss him.

  • You will never be forgotten. Your humor on the golf course made us all laugh. I am so glad I had the opportunity to become your friend. RIP and keep hitting them straight and long. If you want me to do something for you, you will find a way to let me know. God Bless.