Obituary of Joseph Day
Joseph "Chicky" Day passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his home on Thursday, December 22, 2016. He was 88 years old.
Born in the Bronx, he has been a Denville resident for many years. A proud Army Veteran, Chicky served his country in the Korean War. He was a member of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church. He enjoyed playing golf and taking trips to Mount Airy Casino. Joe knew the most important asset to life, was family. His grandchildren were his pride and joy. He cherished them and spent as much time with them and all his loved ones as much as possible. Joe was loyal, kind, devoted, loving, sincere, and had a heart of gold. He will forever be in our hearts and souls.
Predeceased by his sons, Joseph and Kenneth Day, left to keep his legacy alive is his beloved wife of 62 years, Virginia “Ginny” (nee Walsh); his adored daughter-in-law, Kathleen M. Day; his treasured grandchildren, Joseph and Nicole Day; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family and friends.
Public Visitation will take place on Tuesday, December 27th from 3 – 7 pm at Norman Dean Home for Services, 16 Righter Ave., Denville, NJ 07834. Funeral Service will take place following the visitation at 7:00 pm. Donations may be made in his honor to Warrior Expeditions by way of www.inmemoryof-memorial.org. Please leave a condolence and memory for his family.