Peaceful 10

John "Jack" Joseph Michael Delaney

March 2, 1941 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 78)


Jack died peacefully at PRHC after a brief illness on Thursday August 8, 2019.  Predeceased by wife Winnifred (nee Doherty), loving companion of Evelyn McGillivray. Father of Paul (Diane), Brenda Gagnon (Joe) and Dan (Sarah).  Much loved Papa to Chad, Brad (Hilary), Ashley (Evan), Aleasha (Andrew), Jessica, Jeff, Jacob (Megan) and Sydney and great-grandfather to Paige, Lucas, Hunter, Noah and Easton.  Survived by sister Dorothy O’Brien, in-laws Joe Walsh, Helen Tackaberry (Len), Rita Allen (Bill), Bernadette Guyatt (Paul) and Jerry Doherty (Dianne).  Predeceased by parents John and Rita Delaney, parents-in-law Jeremiah and Mary Doherty, sister Joanne Tully, brothers Robert (Sandy) and Garry, in-laws Marie and John Clancy and Theresa Walsh.  He will also be greatly missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends.

Jack, you have touched the hearts of so many and we will cherish our memories forever.

There will be a celebration of Jack’s life on Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. at the


If desired, memorial contributions to the PRHC Foundation would be greatly appreciated and may be made; along with expressions of condolence, at

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Celebration of Life Reception
August 11, 2019

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Highland Park Reception Centre
2510 Bensfort Road
Peterborough, ON K9J 1C5


PRHC Foundation
1 Hospital Drive, Peterborough ON K9J 7C6
Tel: 1-705-876-5000

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