William George Devlin passed away peacefully, in the presence of his loving family, on Thursday, August 30, 2018, at the age of 74. Beloved husband of Fran Comiskey. Loving father of William Sullivan Devlin, Alison Devlin Hoey (Leslie), Amanda Devlin and Sarah Devlin. Proud grandfather of Abigail, L.J., Alex and Max. Brother of Eileen Heyd and the late Gerard Devlin. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. William was a graduate of Redemptorist High School and U.N.O. He was a retired Professor of English at Delgado Community College.
He will be sadly missed by his loving family and many friends.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home Chapel, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, LA. on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in St Patrick # 1 Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM. To sign the on line guest register, please visit www.Greenwoodfuneralhome.net