Joseph J. DeLanoy, a lifelong resident of White Plains, passed away September 20, 2020. He was born September 21, 1930 in White Plains to the late Percy and Helen DeLanoy. Joseph served in the United States Navy during Korea and was a member of the American Legion Post 135. On July 20, 1954 Joseph joined the White Plains Fire Department. He was promoted to Lieutenant on May 20, 1985 and retired June 11, 1989. After his retirement Joseph worked for the White Plains Dept. of Recreation.
On September 13, 1953 Joseph married his wife Lillian at St. John the Evangelist Church. She predeceased him in 2009. Joseph is also predeceased by his two sons, James and William DeLanoy, three brothers and four sisters.
Joseph is survived by two sons; Joseph Jr. (Fran), and Steven (Mary), daughter-in-law Joanne DeLanoy, eight grandchildren; Christopher, Gregory, Paul, Lindsy, Adam, Mallory, Carly, and Stevie Lyn, and seven great-grandchildren; Lily, Jack, Gavin, Katherine, Patrick, William, and Nora.
Visiting hours are Wednesday 4-9pm. A funeral mass will be Thursday 10am at St. John the Evangelist. Interment Mt. Calvary Cemetery.