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Karl William Dailey

January 14, 1934 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 87)


Dailey, Karl

Brighton, Michigan


His Legacy… Karl William Dailey, 87, passed away July 1, 2021.  He was born on January 14, 1934, in Jackson, Michigan to Charles Dailey and Rosamond (Maino) Dailey. Karl married the love of his life, Mary Donna Quinn, on October 18, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan.  Karl will be remembered as a hard working family man who adored his wife and always had a smile on his face. He loved music and singing and was a part of many choral groups. He enjoyed playing tennis and dancing. He will be greatly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.   

His Family… Karl will be missed by his wife, Mary Donna Dailey; his children, Kevin (Joda) Dailey, Karen (David) Shea, Kirk (Lisette) Dailey; Siblings, Gerald (Kay), Corinne (Thomas), Anne Marie (Steve); grandchildren, Michael, Brendan, Jennifer, Ashley, Sarah, Ryan and Quinn. He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Rosamond Dailey, and brother David.

His Farewell… Karl’s family and friends will gather Tuesday, July 6, 2021 from 4:00-8:00 PM with a 6:00 PM Rosary at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. His Community Farewell will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Parish, Wednesday, July 7, 2021 with a 10:30 AM (9:30AM gathering) Mass of Christian Burial. Father Mathias Thelen will serve as celebrant. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Capuchin Food Bank.  Please leave a message of comfort for Karl’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
July 6, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Borek Jennings - Hamburg Chapel
7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139

Community Farewell Service
July 7, 2021

9:30 AM
St. Patrick Catholic Church Brighton
711 Rickett Rd
Brighton, MI 48116

Mass of Christian Burial
July 7, 2021

10:30 AM
St. Patrick Catholic Church Brighton
711 Rickett Rd
Brighton, MI 48116

Please note
6:00 PM Rosary July 06, 2021 at Borek Jennings Funeral Home