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Joseph Patrick Shay

Joseph Patrick Shay went to meet Our Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, December 21, 2014. He was 86 years of age. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Joseph and Clara ( Mee) Shay. He was a resident of the Laurel Bend section of Bristol Township for over 56 years. Joseph was a devout member of St. Mark RC Church in Bristol, Pennsylvania.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Delores "Dolly" Shay, Joseph is also survived by his son, Ronald Shay and his wife, Julie of Fountain Hills, Arizona, his 3 sisters: Margaret "Peg" Mensing, Kathleen Long, Claire Smith and 1 brother, Richard Shay. He was predeceased by his sister and brothers; Delores Dombrowski, Donald Shay, Father Robert Shay (MSST), and Francis Shay, all of the Philadelphia area.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 27, 2014, 11:00am at St. Mark RC Church, 1025 Radcliffe Street, Bristol, Pa 19007. Interment, St. Mark Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday morning 9:00-10:45am at the Wade Funeral Home, Bristol Borough. In lieu of flowers, mass cards or donations to St. Mark RC Church, in Joseph's name, would be appreciated.