Dalton J. Heney, 84, died Saturday, August 15 at Levine Dickson Hospice in Huntersville surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Ethel W. (Collins) Heney.
Born in Cambridge, he was the son of the late James & Ada Mae (Ward) Heney. A longtime resident of Wareham, he moved to North Carolina in 2014. Mr. Heney was a security guard for the Foxboro Company in Foxboro and Bridgewater.
Mr. Heney was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean conflict. He received a Purple Heart due to wounds received as a result of action with enemy forces, along with the Korean Service Medal with 3 Bronze Stars. Mr. Heney was a member of the V.F.W. and the D.A.V.
Survivors include his wife; his daughters, Debbie Bradshaw of Hanson and Ruth Franklin of Huntersville, NC; his sons, David Heney and Matthew Heney both of Wareham, Mark Heney of Huntersville, NC and Paul Heney of Davidson, NC; 14 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his son, the late Frederick J. Heney.
A funeral service will be held on Thurs., Aug. 20, 2015 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Highway (Rt. 28), Wareham at 9 AM. Interment will be in Mass. National Cemetery, Bourne. Visiting hours will be Wednesday from 4 - 7 PM.
Donations in his memory may be made to Levine Dickson Hospice House – Huntersville at The Park Huntersville, 11900 Vanstory Drive, Huntersville NC 28078.