David Daly

David Brandt Daly, 67, a resident of Fishkill and formerly of the Bronx, passed away on December 20, 2019. He was born on June 19, 1952 in the Bronx, son of the late Howard T. & Marilyn (Klages) Daly.

He will be remembered as a loving father and husband, a beloved Pop-Pop; David is survived by his wife Suzanne (Benary) Daly, and his children: Marissa (Rashard) Bennett, Tara Daly, Tristan Daly and Natalya Daly; and his 3 grandchildren: Preston, Parker and Kyla. He is also survived by his sister and 2 brothers: Linda (Larry) Orkin, Douglas (Donna) Daly and Michael Daly.

His Family & Friends will gather on Friday, December 27th from 2-4 & 7-9pm at the LIBBY FUNERAL HOME, 55 Teller Avenue, Beacon, NY. A private interment at the convenience of his family. To offer a message of condolence or share a fond memory, please visit: www.libbyfuneralhome.com

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  1. Joe Goebel says:

    One of the smartest people I ever worked with. Yet he was very humble. He treated everyone with respect. May he rest in peace. My condolences to his family. Joe Goebel

  2. Sal says:

    My name is Sal D’Auria and i worked at Indian Point from 1995 to 2011. As an I&C engineer, I interfaced with Dave very frequently.
    He was one of those guys who would always pull my chestnuts out of the fire when something i engineered didn’t go as planned. There were many ‘Daves’ in Maintenance I&C but your Dave was one of my ‘Favorite Daves’. I am very saddened to hear of his passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. Don Mayer says:

    What a gentleman and highly regarded expert in his field. He was humble about his knowledge but we at Indian Point knew who would be called when there was a difficult I&C issue to solve. My condolences to the family.

  4. Jean Nathanson says:

    As a family friend, I had the pleasure of knowing David. He was a loving and caring man. He will be missed.

  5. Dave says:

    Dave and I came to Indian Point from NYC Con Ed in 1978. Dave graduated from the Bronx High School of Science, so you know he was a very intelligent person and he was also an excellent athlete. It was an honor knowing and working with him. I am very sorry for your loss, he will be missed. Dave Buyes.

  6. Marlene Colangelo says:

    One of the nicest people I had the pleasure to meet and work with here. Dave was a lovely person. I am so very sorry for your loss.
    You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Marlene Colangelo

  7. John Balletta says:

    Dave was truly one of the best coworkers that I was blessed to have known. Always a voice of reason, or a kind word, Dave was respected and loved by all who knew him. My prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time. John Balletta

  8. Matt Lewis says:

    Personable, highly intelligent, decent, humble, affable, and a true expert in his field, Dave was just one of those people who will always stand out as “one of the very best” co-workers and friends. With every interaction between us, I came away a better person. Thank you Dave for leaving your mark on the world: you’ll truly be missed.

  9. Mason Hauk says:

    I knew Dave for a shorter time than most at Indian Point but I learned a lot from Dave and I am glad I got to know him. He helped me develop as a person and in my industry. Dave will be missed.

  10. Mark Lisewski says:

    Dave was one of the most selfless individuals I have had the honor of knowing in my life. He always strove to do his best under any circumstance regardless of what that may have entailed, even when it would have been easy to despair. He was a role model to myself and many others both on the job and off as well as one of the friendliest people anyone could hope to be associated with. It was my great privilege to have known him and call him my friend. I will miss him. My deepest condolences to his family. Mark Lisewski

  11. Kristin Montanaro says:

    I worked with Dave to 29 years at Indian Point. To find out Dave passed was truly a sad day. I want to remember Dave as the guy who was a friend to all. He always would thank me for doing my job and let me know what I did was important and he appreciated it. He would stop what he was doing run over grab my phone & call Suzanne to play her a song then hang up. He was so proud of all of his kids and told us all what they were doing. He was so excited to be a Grandfather and told us all about his Grandkids. Dave was hardworking, Smart, Funny, Kind, Wise guy all wrapped up in one. Suzanne & the whole Daly family I am so sorry for your loss. Dave was one of a kind & this is a huge loss for all who knew him.

  12. Maureen O'Gara Merz says:

    We were fortunate to know Dave for only the past few years but it was clear he was a great man and a great father, husband and friend to all who knew him. My heart breaks for all of you.

  13. Walter Graff says:

    Dave was one of those exceptional people you meet along “life’s journey.” He was a great guy and co-worker. All of us who knew him are better for knowing him. Smart, witty, and always fun to be around. The world has lost one of the best in the flock. Rest in Peace Dave.

  14. John Kaczor says:

    I was truly saddened to hear of Dave’s passing. I worked with Dave at Indian Point for many years. Being in engineering, Dave was always a great help in giving suggestions and providing support for many engineering changes. He was a true professional and it was my great privilege to have known him. My deepest condolences to his family. John Kaczor

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