John Paris, 86, of Millville, Del., passed away Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, in the Harrison House Nursing Home, Georgetown, Del. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He was a retired Regional Manager for the Pennsylvania Railroad and was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Bethany Beach, Del.
Paris was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Anna (Cowall) Paris. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Nora Paris.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Ann’s Catholic Church on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to St. Ann’s Catholic Church Building Fund, 691 Garfield Parkway, Bethany Beach, DE 19970.