William E. Daisey Jr., 79, of Millsboro, Del., passed away at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. He was the son of the late William E. Daisey Sr. and Rosalie M. Daisey of Millsboro.

He served in the U.S. Coast Guard and was an active member of the Masonic Lodge in Winter Haven, Fla., where he previously lived. He was also a correctional officer and owned his own construction company. He enjoyed dancing, gardening, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Daisey was preceded in death by his parents, William E. Daisey Sr. and Rosalie M. Daisey, and his late wife, Terry Daisey. He is survived by his children, Leroy, Alex and Sharon; grandchildren, Nicholas, Chris, Clare, Samantha, Brooke, Ricky, Shane and Toni; and several great-grandchildren. A graveside service was scheduled for March 14, 2020, at St. George’s Cemetery, Frankford, Del.