Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Online

Obituaries

July 23, 2013

Michael Francis DeLong

NIAGARA FALLS — Michael Francis DeLong, July 20, 2013, with his family at his side. Born October 1, 1949 in   Marcellus, NY, he was a son of the late John Howard and Rose Ellen (Conlin) DeLong.

He attended local schools in Niagara Falls then graduated in 1967, after which he entered the United States Navy and became a SEABEE.

Michael worked with his dad at St. Stephen's in Grand Island, worked as a delivery driver for Lindsey News, and retired from the Niagara Falls Police Department 1989.

He met and married Linda (VanEpps) in 1965 and had two daughters, Rose-lin (Kent) Davis,  Ransomville, NY; Kellie Ann DeLong of FL. He met and married Arlene Jane (Hansen) in 1984 and had a son, Christopher Michael (Amber) DeLong of Niagara Falls.

Michael enjoyed hunting, fishing, drinking, golf, and bingo. He also liked to tinker, go garaging, spend time with family and go to camp.

A lifetime member of St. Mary's of the Cataract and Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, the LaSalle Sportsman's Club and the John J. Welch Post 381.

Besides his children, he is survived by seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Also survived by nine siblings, Kathleen (Royal) Berg of Kitchener;     Rosemary (Dan) Rankin of Hamilton; Patricia (Claude) Lessard of Niagara Falls; Bridget Miller of Niagara Falls; Maureen Rankin of Brampton; Dennis (Victoria) DeLong of Niagara Falls; Shawn (Susan) DeLong of Niagara Falls; Brian (Lorna) DeLong of Niagara Falls; and Kerry(Shelly)DeLong of Niagara Falls.

Services will be held at St. Mary's of the Cataract on August 3, 2013, at 10 AM. Memorial     contributions are to the PKU Network, of which Michael and Arlene were instrumental.        Arrangements by Hamilton and Clark Funeral Home, 270 Young Street, Wilson.

hamiltonclarkfh.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Featured Ads
Community Events
Photos


Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Front page
AP Video
Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest Police Arrest Suspect in Highway Shootings Drought Concerns May Hurt Lake Tourism Vermont Goat Meat Gives Refugees Taste of Home Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras Mayor Rob Ford Launches Re-election Campaign Appellate Court Hears Okla. Gay Marriage Case
Seasonal Content
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest Police Arrest Suspect in Highway Shootings Drought Concerns May Hurt Lake Tourism Vermont Goat Meat Gives Refugees Taste of Home Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras Mayor Rob Ford Launches Re-election Campaign Appellate Court Hears Okla. Gay Marriage Case
Seasonal Content
Helium debate
Helium
Section Teases

Seasonal Content
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.