Eugene W. Bailey, 87
Eugene W. Bailey, 87, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md.
Born in Micajah, W.Va., Bailey had been a construction engineer for McDermott Inc., for many years. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was also a Mason and Shriner.
Bailey was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar and Verlie (Milam) Bailey, two brothers and two sisters. He is survived by his wife, Celia Bailey of Selbyville, and four half-sisters, Genelee Arnold, Bonnie McKenney, Peggy Adams and Lillian Cameron.
A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Catholic Church in Ocean City, Md., with the Rev. Richard Smith officiating. Arrangements were by Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville, Del. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children; 3551 North Broad St.; Philadelphia, PA 19140.