Joseph Daniel Whelan
Passed on: November 18th, 2012
It is with great sorrow and a heavy heart that we announce the passing of a loving husband, wonderful father, grandfather and brother. Joseph D. Whelan passed peacefully away on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at the Palliative Care Unit after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Agnes Whelan. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving and devoted wife of 45 years Shirley (nee Best); his children: Joe (Trish, grandsons: Joey and Kyle), Angela (John, grandsons: Eric, Daniel and Zach), Daniel, Aaron (grandsons: Cameron and Cole) and Tyler; his sister, Joan (Leo) Nolan; his brother, Richard (Jeanette), many nieces, nephews and a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Dunphy’s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation will take place on Wednesday from 2 - 4 p.m. and 7 - 9 p.m. Funeral will take place on Thursday, November 22, 2012 with Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit at the Leonard A. Miller Center. Please visit www.dunphys.ca to leave a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book.
“Sadly missed and forever loved”