George S. Delancey, 96 years old, of Juniata Township, Newport, passed away Monday, April 27, 2020. He was born September 6, 1923 in Ickesburg to John W. and Annie (Fuller) Delancey. He was an Army Veteran of World War II. Awarded with the Purple Heart, Bronze Stars, and Good Conduct Metal. He retired from the Pa Railroad and farming (dairy and beef). He was an avid hunter, which his family enjoyed doing with him.
George was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel (Weldon) Delancey; son, Larry S. Delancey and daughter, Freda A. Taylor. He is survived by his daughter, Judy Reisinger of New Bloomfield; 4 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be Friday at Snyders Cemetery, New Bloomfield