Jeremiah J. Nolan Jr., age 84, of Wilmington DE, passed away peacefully at Seasons Hospice on May 23 2017 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on September 11, 1932 and raised in Claymont DE, the son of the late Jeremiah and Nora Kerwin Nolan.
Jeremiah was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. as a Corporal where he was awarded the National Defense Service, Korean Service and the United Nations Service Medals
Jeremiah was a welder mechanic at Oxy Chemical for 30 years.
He is survived by his wife Elizabeth Mele Nolan of 62 years, his daughter, Elizabeth; his three sons, Anthony, Michael, and Jeremiah Nolan, and his grandchildren, Luke, Patrick, Rayna, Nick, and Kathryn.
Jeremiah loved Harley Davidson motorcycles and owned many fine specimens during his lifetime. He loved boating, camping, but most of all, he cherished time spent with his family.
Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions can be made to Saint Jude’s Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. www.mealeyfuneralhome.com 302-652-5913