Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Emerys in:
 • Burr Oak Cemetery
 • Burr Oak
 • Winneshiek County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Marlys Leone Barth Emery
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 22, 1922
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 2008
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA

Marlys Emery, age 85, of Bluffton, Iowa, died on Monday, February 4, 2008, at the Evans Memorial Home in Cresco, Iowa, following a lingering illness.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 8, 2008, at the Burr Oak Lutheran Church in Burr Oak, Iowa, with Rev. Matt Larson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Schluter Balik Funeral Home in Decorah and after 1:00 p.m. at the church on Friday afternoon.

Marlys Leone (Barth) Emery was born on April 22, 1922, the daughter of James and Alma G. (Olson) Barth on the family farm near Locust, Iowa. Marlys attended county school in Locust and Decorah Community Schools. She married Roger John Emery on May 22, 1939. She was a homemaker and a farmwife. She enjoyed visiting with people, gardening, cooking, drawing, playing cards and bingo and traveling and her dog, Dryfus. Marlys was a member of the Burr Oak Lutheran Church and the Red Hat Ladies Society.

Marlys' survivors include her two daughters: Sharon Miears, Decorah, IA and Linda Weber, Bedford, WI. Four sons: Darrell Emery, Omaha, NE; Ronald (Darlene) Emery, Decorah, IA; Charles (Glenda) Emery, Burr Oak, IA and Dale Emery, Decorah, IA. Fourteen grandchildren and several great grandchildren. One Aunt: Alice Andreae, Elkader, IA and one uncle: Harold Erickson, Mabel, MN. Two brothers-in-law: Arland (Annette) Emery, Decorah, IA and Jessie (Phyllis) Emery, Mabel, MN. Four sisters-in-law: Delores Emery, Burr Oak, IA; Beverly Berg, Davenport, IA; Betty Juhl, Jacksonville, FL and Nell Ewing, Waterloo, IA.

Marlys was preceded in death by her parents: James and Alma G. Barth. Her husband: Roger Emery in 1986. One son: Robert Emery in 1963. One daughter: Carol Jean in infancy, who was a twin to Darrell. One brother: Victor Barth. Two brothers-in-law: Merlin and Thomas Emery. Two sisters-in-law: Lenora Zellager and Joanne Emery. 
Family links: 
  James Meyer Barth (1896 - 1985)
  Alma Genevieve Olson Barth (1897 - 1977)
  Roger John Emery (1920 - 1986)
  Dale Emery*
  Robert Duane Emery (1945 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Burr Oak Cemetery
Burr Oak
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: KC Bolton-Potter
Originally Created by: Marcia Bollman Harris -h...
Record added: Feb 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24583917
Marlys Leone <i>Barth</i> Emery
Added by: Marcia Bollman Harris -homebodytwo
Marlys Leone <i>Barth</i> Emery
Added by: Edward Mietz (inactive)
Marlys Leone <i>Barth</i> Emery
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Susan Caron-Frazer
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Happy mothers day.
 Added: May. 31, 2014

- Marcia Bollman Harris -homebodytwo
 Added: Feb. 12, 2008

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service