June 8, 1927 ~ August 19, 2020


Resided in: Miller Place, NY

George Daly Age 93 of Miller Place, NY On August 19, 2020. Proud US Navy Veteran. Mr Daly enlisted into the U.S. Navy in 1945 when he was 17 years old. He received training at the Sampson naval training base in Sampson, NY. Mr. Daly became a coxman aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, which was the first nuclear powered aircraft carrier and the longest naval vessel in the world. He was shipped overseas aboard the enterprise where he swept for mines and visited locations such as Bikini Atoll and Okinawa, Japan. Mr. Daly was stationed in Oahu, HI when a tidal wave hit in 1945. Mr Daly was 19 when he was discharged, and he then re-enlisted in the naval reserves for 8 years. George Daly’s grandson Glen Moody, served in the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps from 1999 – 2005 and is also listed on the wall of honor. George is a retired Steamfitter Local 638 Union Member for 74 years.
Beloved husband of Eleanor for 69 years. Loving father of Kathy (James) Tamburino, Eleanor (the late Vinny) Smarrelli, Diane (Glen) Moody, Patricia (Steve) Matonti and Lynn Anne Daly. Cherished grandfather of Joseph (Janet), Kathleen, Jimmy (Amanda), Arne (Niki), Evan (Gina), George (Sarah), Jennifer, Patricia, Jon, George and the late Glen. Adored Great Grandfather of Dylan, Marie, Arne, Evan, Aidan, Ava, Shane, Jake and Julius. Dear brother of Alice (and the late Cookie), the late William (Mary), Eileen, Dorothy (and the late Marty), Frankie (Kathy), Joseph (and the late Geraldine), the late Margaret (and the late William), the late Kathy (Thomas), the late Richie (Ginger), the late Geraldine (the late Bill) and John (Naomi). In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: St. Gerard Majella RCC 300 Terryville Rd, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

 

George’s Wake Service will be live streamed Sunday August 23, 2020 @ 6:00 PM

Services

Visitation: August 22, 2020 4:00 pm - August 22, 2020 8:00 pm

Branch Funeral Home of Miller Place
551 Route 25A
MILLER PLACE, NY 11764


Visitation: August 23, 2020 4:00 pm - August 23, 2020 8:00 pm

Branch Funeral Home of Miller Place
551 Route 25A
MILLER PLACE, NY 11764


Mass: August 24, 2020 9:45 am

St. Louis de Montfort R.C. Church
75 New York Avenue
SOUND BEACH, NY 11789


Interment: August 24, 2020 11:15 am

Washington Memorial Park
855 Canal Road
Mt. Sinai, NY 11766


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  1. candleUncle George was great uncle, Godfather and person. Your wisdom, wit and kindness will be missed by everyone who knew you.

  2. So very sorry – our sympathies, thought and prayers are with you all – here’s to a life well lived. With love to all – from my family to yours.

  3. A life well loved and lived. Surely an inspiration to all who knew him. Sincere condolences, love and prayers.

  4. candleR.I.P GEORGE YOU WILL BE DEEPLY MISSED. GOD BLESS YOU. AND MAY HE LOOK OVER YOUR FAMILY AT THIS HEARTBREAKING TIME. 💔💔

  5. I want to express my deepest sympathy to my dear friend, Lynn and her family and I pray you find peace during this difficult time. God bless you all.

  6. candleUncle George blessed us with wit, laughter, kindness, and love; he will be greatly missed. Aunt Ellen and the big beautiful family are in our thoughts and prayers. May God continue to bless and comfort you.

  7. RIP Uncle George. You are always so kind and made me feel so welcome even though so much time would pass between seeing one another. Say hello to my grandparents for me♥️

  8. What a great man…..funny, silly, caring, smart a loving & a true friend & family man. Mr Daly was like a Dad to me, as I’ve been friends with Lynnanne over 50yrs. God gained another angel when he got this one. I pray God watches over this family during this massive loss.

  9. candleUncle George you are so loved and your loss will be felt by many… especially beautiful Aunt Ellen and your daughters,grandchildren and great grandchildren.
    You will remain in my heart and prayers always. God bless you and watch over your amazing family.

  10. My condolences on the loss of this truly great union man and human being. I met him when I was a boy, and his shining example was guiding light for me in Steamfitters Local Union 638. He will be missed.

  11. Patti, Steve, Tricia, Thinking of you and your Mom and family at this very difficult time. Please accept our very sincere condolences. Barbara and Phil Hoos.

  12. To my beloved brother,
    You will be greatly missed by all that knew you! The last few times we spoke your words really touched me….. you said you’re my brother but you’re more like a son to me. Those words really touched my heart💔. Dear brother you were truly one of a kind always offering a helping hand with a big generous heart ❤️. You will forever be in my heart. Love your baby brother John

  13. To my beloved brother,
    You will be greatly missed by all that knew you! The last few times we spoke your words really touched me….. you said you’re my brother but you’re more like a son to me. Those words really touched my heart💔. Dear brother you were truly one of a kind, funny, smart and always offering a helping hand with a big generous heart ❤️. You will forever be in my heart. Love your baby brother John

  14. To my beloved brother,
    You will be greatly missed by all who knew you. The last few times we spoke your words really touched me…. you said you’re my brother but you’re more like my son 💔. You were one of a kind you had quick wit and a very generous loving ♥️ heart. The world will truly have a void in it now that no one can fill. The family lost its rock but heaven gained an angel. Rest In Peace. I love you?XOXO Your baby brother John

  15. candleThe Mahoney family sends their love and condolences to all of the Daly family. George’s friendship and boxing articles sent to our father, Robert, is one of our beloved life memories. We’re grateful they rest in paradise together now. May God’s love comfort you during this time.

    Ann Mahoney-Johnson and Family

  16. candleCondolences to Ellen,their daughters and the entire Daly family. So fortunate to have had the patriarch of this great family for so long. His love and guidance will stay with you always. The Dillon family

  17. To all the Daly’s
    George was always a inspiration for me and my entire family. My father is here in NY with me and has been telling some great stories of George and how he was one of the best this Union had to serve as a Agent and business agent at large. I remember him riding with me in a couple of Labor Day parades I will never forget that for the rest of my life as he truly blessed all of us with his presence
    From all of the Tully family we give our condolences and his life should be celebrated. God Bless

  18. candleSo very sorry to hear about the passing of George Daly. He was an amazing man. Now the real Frank Sinatra can sing for you in heaven. I hope your grandson Glen was there to great you, God speed and enjoy eternal paradise till we all meet again.

  19. candleDeepest sympathies to the entire family. I am so very sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time! Love and Hugs to all!

  20. You were such an amazing man with such a kind heart. You were loved by everyone and I will miss you dearly. I wish I wasn’t so far away that I could have come see you more. My prayers go out to you and the rest of the family. I know you’re in a better place now and you’ll get to see my Dad and Mom again. Love you always.

  21. Dearest Diane,Glenn and whole family.
    We offer our deepest condolences and prayers to and for you all.
    We are sorry we cannot be there. Know you are in our hearts.
    With much love to all. Anne and Michael

  22. candleMy thoughts and prayers are with you all. Your family and the country were very lucky to have such a great man around you. He will always be with you all.

  23. He never got to see my dad’s architect prints, but now they are shaking hands going over all the jobs they probably worked on together and we didn’t know. He left with us my dearest friend, Lynn. What a great dad he was raising a beautiful lady as she. My prayers to your entire family, Lynn. I will certainly miss seeing him at Colleseos and church. My condolences and love to a wonderful family.💔❤️

  24. Phyllis and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy to Ellen and all the Daly family at this sad time.
    Thoughts and prayers be with you all.

  25. My deepest sympathy to the Daly family! I am sure George was welcomed into Heaven with open arms… He lives on in our Hearts.❤️

  26. candleTo my dear friend LynnAnne – Somewhere a journey begins at the end of our worldly existence. He is on his journey now. My heart goes out to you and your family. He will be with you always. A beautiful soul is never forgotten… Much love, Judy

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