Daniel J. DeelyBy Submitted Story on June 18, 2020April 20, 1942 ~ June 15, 2020 (age 78)Daniel J. Deely, of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, handed away on Monday, June 15th, 2020, surrounded by his household in Charlotte, NC, after a brief and fierce battle with liver most cancers. He’s survived by his two older (as he liked to level out) brothers, John Deely, 79, and Fr. Thomas Deely, 80, his sister-in-law Mildred Deely, 66, and his niece and nephew, Jayne Deely, 34, and Joshua Deely, 37.Dan was beloved for his sharp typically too trustworthy wit and a present of connection that makes the branches of his life attain far and vast, all the best way from his hometown of Pittsburgh, PA, to his adopted house of Southeast Asia, along with his roots in New York Metropolis, Chicago, Atlanta, and in the end the Outer Banks of NC. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, he spent most of his profession within the males’s modeling trade, beginning out at Paul Wagner and later shifting on to outstanding positions at Wilhelmina in NYC and Arlene Wilson in Chicago and Atlanta. His wry humorousness introduced pleasure to all who crossed his path, his knowledge was effectively earned however calmly held. He was a information, and provided a way of house to many who had by no means had one.Dan was a loyal good friend of Invoice W (35 plus years), a diehard fan of Alabama Crimson Tide soccer (Roll Tide!), avid traveler and life lengthy lover of diner breakfasts and buttered corn muffins. He might most frequently be discovered on his cellphone or iPad, also called his third arm, staying linked to these he liked. Sarcasm was his love language, however he additionally by no means hesitated to let the individuals he cared about know he liked them. He wore a veneer of Grumpy with an impish grin over a coronary heart of gold. He was a deep good friend to all he held shut, a loyal brother, and a proud uncle, and he can be sorely missed.In lieu of flowers, please contemplate a donation to The Trevor Challenge (www.thetrevorproject.org).