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Sarah E. Lemley Delaney
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1856
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1931
Marion County
West Virginia, USA

Death Takes Former Greene Co. Woman

The funeral of Mrs. S. E. Delaney, former Greene County woman, was held Tuesday afternoon at the Wadestown, W. Va. Methodist Episcopal church. Interment was in the Wadestown cemetery.

Mrs. Delaney was born September 26, 1856, and died Saturday, March 7, 1931, aged 74 years, five months and 11 days. She had been ill for the past year.

She was a daughter of the late David and Leah Lemley, of Mt. Morris, and was united in marriage to William Morris Delaney, of Wadestown, in 1874. Mrs. Delaney's husband preceded her to the grave, departing this life April 11, 1918.

Mrs. Delaney is survived by six children: Irvin Delaney, Clarksburg, W. Va.; Bertha Myers, Mannington, W. Va.; Clara Smith, Colfax, W. Va.; Icie Somin [sic], Fairmont, W. Va.; Oscar Delaney, St. Leo, W. Va., and Ava Collins, Grafton, W. Va. She also leaves 15 grandchildren: Pearl Smith Kyer, Delbert Smith, Ogarite Smith, Cook Smith, Helen Costello, Madeline Simon, Mary Simon, Glenn Barr, Lawrence Delaney, Ralph Delaney, Everett Delaney, Russell Delaney, Wilma Delaney, Juanita Delaney, and three great-grandchildren, Kenneth Kyer, Galen Kyer and Jamie Lee Cook. She is also survived by three brothers, Charles, Harvey, and Newton Lemley, all of Mt. Morris.

She was a lifelong member of the Methodist Episcopal church.

She died at the home of her daughter, Mr. E. E. Smith, of Colfax, W. Va., and brief services were held there Monday afternoon in charge of the Rev. I. A. Canfield, Fairmont, W. Va.

Democrat Messenger, March 13, 1931
Family links: 
  David Lemley (1819 - 1901)
  Leah Headlee Lemley (1822 - 1912)
  William Morris Dulaney (1853 - 1918)
  Josephas K. Delaney (____ - 1888)*
  Ava Delaney Nye (1897 - 2000)*
  Charles H. Lemley (1841 - 1934)*
  Asbury Lemley (1843 - 1844)*
  George Garland Lemley (1847 - 1912)*
  Sarah E. Lemley Delaney (1856 - 1931)
*Calculated relationship
Wadestown Cemetery
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
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Sarah E. <i>Lemley</i> Delaney
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For my great-grandmother's memory.
- Jim Delaney
 Added: Mar. 14, 2011
For my Great-Grandmother.
- Russell Davis
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011
2nd cousin, twice removed. RIP
- Olin E. Hartley
 Added: Apr. 4, 2010

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