Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


July 15, 2013

Pola B. Delaney - 1926-2013

ASHLAND — Pola B. Delaney, 87, of Ashland, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013, in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

Pola was born March 6, 1926, in Ashland, the daughter of the late Ezio and Assunta Martinelli Brunicardi.

Pola was a life-long member of Holy Family Church. She was the widow of Virgil E. Delaney Sr.

Pola was also preceded in death by her granddaughter, Rachel Ann Marie Delaney, and two brothers, Sergio “Joe” and Benito “Benny” Brunicardi.

Pola is survived by three sons and their spouses, Virgil E. Jr. and Debra Delaney of Ashland, Paul A. and Elizabeth Delaney of Ashland and David W. and Barbara Delaney of Greenup; three daughters and their spouses, Lee Ann and Richard W. Russell of Lexington, Andrea and Stephen Walling of Kingwood, Texas, and Marian D. Vidas of Ashland; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.  

A funeral Mass will be at noon Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Holy Family Church in Ashland by the Rev. John P. Noe.

Friends may call an hour before services at the church. Burial will be in Ashland Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Holy Family Church, 900 Winchester Ave. Ashland, KY 41101.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Lazear Funeral Home in Ashland.

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