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DeLORY, Michael J., Sr., of Gulfport, FL, formerly of Brockton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on May 16, 2022, at the age of 74. Michael was born, raised and educated in Brockton. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy, during Vietnam. His greatest joy in life was being Papa to his 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He was a loving and devoted man who will be sorely missed by all who were blessed to have known him. Beloved husband of the late Loretta M. (Abert) DeLory. Loving father of Kristen DeLory of Bridgewater, Denise Kemmitt and her husband Roger of Hubbardston and Michael DeLory, Jr. of TN. Dear son of the late Joseph and Corinne (Swallow) DeLory. Cherished “Papa” of Samantha, Colleen, Lauren, Zachary, Lucas, Joseph and Jaxon. Caring great-grandfather of Maci, Luci, Weston, Kyle, Vivian and Bria. Brother to Paul J. DeLory Sr. and his wife Jean, the late Susan (DeLory) Pellegrini and her surviving husband Geary, and Mark J. DeLory Sr. and his wife Diane. Michael is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life on Sunday, May 29th, 2022 at 2:00 PM, at Christ Community Church, 41 Stevens St., East Taunton, with a collation to follow immediately after the service at The Viking Club, 220 So. Franklin St., Holbrook. Memorial contributions may be made in Michael’s name to Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379.

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