Gerard Delaney

Obituary of Gerard Delaney

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Gerard "Bonzy" Delaney, 85 of Clifton Park, husband of Jeanne T (DeBonis) Delaney, passed away suddenly on Friday, September 3, 2021.


Born in Troy on December 8, 1935, he was the son of the late Francis and Anna (Squillace) Delaney.


Gerard was employed by Bendix Corp in Green Island for over 40 years.


He served honorably in the US Army from 1953-1956.


Survivors in addition to his wife Jeanne include his children Susan (James) Howard, Jill (Brian) Reilly, Meredith (Dominick) Redcross, and Kyle (Christopher) Rowe. Also survived by his five grandchildren Cailyn, Brennan, Lindsey, Anthony, and Avery, three great-grandchildren Josephine, Sloane, Finley as well as several nieces and nephews.


Gerard is predeceased by his sisters Mary Alice (Robert) Bouchard, and Frances Delaney.


Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 8th, 2021 at 11:00 am at St. Edward The Confessor Catholic Church, 569 Clifton Park Center Road, Clifton Park.


Relatives and friends are invited to call Tuesday, Sept. 7th, 2021 from 4-7 pm at Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home, 149 Old Loudon Road, Latham.


Interment with military honors will take place on Friday, September 10th, 2021 at 10:30 am at Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the ALS Association at


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Memorial Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home, Ltd.
149 Old Loudon Road
Latham, New York, United States


11:00 am
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
St. Edward the Confessor
569 Clifton Park Center Road
Clifton Park, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, New York, United States
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