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Vera C. Morse Cropley
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1913
Wytopitlock
Aroostook County
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1995
Houlton
Aroostook County
Maine, USA

VERA C. CROPLEY TELEPHONE OPERATOR AT DANFORTH


Vera C. Cropley, 81, died Saturday, 10-28-1995, at a Houlton health-care facility.
She was born in Wytopitlock, a daughter of Joseph and Clara (Irish) Morse. She had been employed as a telephone operator at Danforth and in Connecticut and was employed at the South Portland shipyards during World War II.

She is survived by two sons, Bernard Lancaster of Hermon and Bruce Lancaster of Mattawamkeag; a daughter, Janice Lancaster of Carmel; a sister, Evelyn MacDonald of Hodgdon; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Clay Funeral Home in Lincoln, with the Rev. Darrell Joiner officiating. Burial will be in Drew Cemetery, Drew.

Maine Sunday Telegram (Portland, ME) October 29, 1995 NORTH/CENTRAL, MAINE/NEW ENGLAND, page 11B

Predeceased by her stepfather, Alvin Roscoe Bailey and stepbrothers Kenneth Dudley Bailey (Find A Grave Memorial# 90957503) and Floyd L. Bailey.

Predeceased by her stepfather, Leo Alonzo Dow (Find A Grave Memorial# 104425602.)

Married Bernard William Lancaster March 24, 1933.
Married Charles Johann Cropley February 6, 1947.

Photo: Vera is the older child on the left. You may copy this photo but please credit the source, Find A Grave Volunteer D (Huntley) Carter (#47177961).

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Frank Morse (1894 - 1918)
  Clara Marie Irish Dow (1895 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles J. Cropley (1921 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Vera C. Morse Cropley (1913 - 1995)
  Evelyn Henrietta Morse MacDonald (1915 - 2001)*
  Kenneth Dudley Bailey (1922 - 1993)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Drew Cemetery
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: D (Huntley) Carter
Record added: Jan 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104425561
Vera C. <i>Morse</i> Cropley
Added by: D (Huntley) Carter
 
 
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