Gilbert M. Dailey
March 7, 1929 - June 1, 2011
Published in Norwich Bulletin on June 2, 2011
- Gilbert M. Dailey, 82, of 38-B Wauregan Rd. formerly of Moosup beloved
husband of Betty (Devoe) Gilbert died early Wednesday morning at U-Mass
Medical Center, Worcester.
He was born March 7, 1929 in Moosup a son of the late James and Mary (James)
Mr. Dailey was a U.S. Army veteran. He was employed at the former Pervel
Industries for 50 years, retiring recently. In his youth Mr. Dailey played
minor league baseball with the Boston Braves organization. He also served
as a coach for the former Moosup Boys Club. He was a devoted husband and
On July 31, 1954 he married Betty DeVoe and was married for 56 years.
Besides his wife he leaves a son and daughter in law Brian and Sandy Dailey
of Plainfield; a daughter and son in law Bonnie and Michael Mooney of
He was predeceased by four brothers, John, Thomas, James and Robert Dailey;
two sisters Margaret Bonner and Barbara Hanaeur.
Funeral and Burial are private.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American
Diabetes Association P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA. 22312.
Dougherty Bros. Funeral Home, Plainfield has been entrusted with arrangements.