Hubert Chaney

September 22, 1924 ‒ November 18, 2010

Delaware, Ohio

Hubert Chaney, 86, of Delaware passed away Thursday afternoon November 18, 2010 at his residence. He was born September 22, 1924 in Dehue, West Virginia to Hillary and Dora (Watts) Chaney. He served his country in the United States Navy and had worked at Denison-Abex before retiring from Benchmark Woodworking which, along with the staff, was the love of his life. He worked until the age of 84 until he was unwillingly forced to draw unemployment. He is survived by his 2 daughters, Kathy (Grizzly) Griffin of Marion and Debbie (Larry) Parks of Delaware; 2 sons, David (Linda) of Delaware and Chester (Jeannie) of Columbus; 18 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Lee Jr. and Norman Chaney of West Virginia; sister, Lilian Chaney of West Virginia; special family member, Carrie Young of West Virginia; favorite dog child, Phoebe. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Edna, son Bernard, and daughter Brenda Joyce Chaney. The family will receive friends today (Friday) November 19th from 6 – 8 pm at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, Delaware and where funeral services will be held on Saturday November 20th at 10:00 am with Rev. Linda Meredith officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. To share a memory of Hubert or to offer condolences to the family, please visit