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Dudley Leroy Plumley
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1917
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1981
Oneida County
New York, USA


From the Queen Central News.

March 1981

Dudley Leroy Plumley, 63, of the Florence - Thompson Corners Road, who was employed at Camden Wire Company from 1939 to 1979, died March 26, 1981 at home after a long illness.

He was born June 6, 1917 in Camden, the son of Leroy B. And Bessie M Audas Plumley. He was a graduate of Candem High School.

On September 25, 1929 he married Helen E. Halliday, daughter of Charles V. And Ethelyn C. Durant Halliday of Rome, New York. He was a member of Florence Methodist Church.

He became a foreman at Camden Wire in 1949. In 1951, he became the wire department manager of the off-premises operation of Harden Furniture , which he helped develope. In 1953 he assumed the position of Superintendent of plant #2 and became assistant plant manager of Camden Wire Co. In 1962. In 1977 he became manufacturing manager retiring in 1979.

Mr. Plumley was a Republican committee chairman in the town of Florence and a member of the Florence Volunteer Fire Dept.. Served on the board of trustees for the Village of Camden. A past member of the Camdens Odd Fellows Lodge and the Camden Rod and Gun Club.

He is survived by his wife , a son Leroy, Florence , three daughters; Mrs. James (Madalyne) Grinnell, Camden, Mrs. Robert (Coleen) Riegler, Lee, and Mrs. John (Bessie) Niles, Canastota, two brothers; Harry A. Plumley and John D. Plumley, both of Camden, two sisters; Mrs. Donald ( Alma) Sanborn, and Mrs. James (Edna) Christmas, both of Camden. Thirteen grandchildren.

Memorial services were held March 28, at the Camden Methodist Church.

Arrangements were conducted by Sanborn - McDaniels Funeral Home.

Dudley was cremated and his ashes were scattered on the deer run behind his home where his son Leroy now lives.

Family links: 
  Bessie Audas Plumley (1890 - 1959)
  Helen Ethel Halliday Plumley (1919 - 1991)
  Dudley Leroy Plumley (1917 - 1981)
  Alma B. Plumley Sanborn (1920 - 1984)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Created by: Thelma Dickinson Moye
Record added: Jan 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46734951


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