In memory of
MICHAEL J. DALTON
MICHAEL J. DALTON Michael J. Dalton, 73, of Ceiba, PR, formerly of Hoboken, NJ, passed away on March 22, 2017. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 20 at 4:00 pm at the McLaughlin Funeral Home, 625 Pavonia Avenue, Jersey City. Born in Jersey City on October 26, 1943, Michael was a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Michael was a locomotive engineer for Conrail/CSX/Norfolk Southern until his retirement in 2008. A member of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, Michael was part of Conrail's Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT), which helps crew members following traumatic incidents that happen on the job. He also was a member of the Hoboken chapters of the American Legion and the Elks Lodge. Michael was predeceased by his parents, Edward and Catherine Dalton, and brothers Edward, Jr., and Paul Dalton. He is survived by his loving wife, Diane, of Ceiba, PR, daughter Michaela Dalton of Naples, Italy and brother John Dalton of Manasquan, NJ. Also by step-children Dawn Walus of Cambridge, MA, April Walus of Daytona, FL and step-grandchildren Samantha and Robert Walus of Daytona, FL, and Amber Walus of West Palm Beach, FL, as well as several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Michael's memory may be made to the Disabled American Veterans at DAV, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250; (877) 426-2838, Ext. 1340; or www.dav.org . MC LAUGHLIN FUNERAL HOME 625 PAVONIA AVE JERSEY CITY , NJ 07306 (201) 798-8700
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