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Eleanor L McCraney Burress
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1920
Colorado, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1968
Del Norte
Rio Grande County
Colorado, USA

Del Norte Prospector dated November 1, 1968
Graveside services will be held Saturday morning for Mrs. Howard Burress, 48, (Eleanor McCraney) who died suddenly in Albuquerque Tuesday. The body will lie in state this Friday evening at Sharp and Doney Chapel. Services were held at Albuquerque Friday morning.
Mrs. Burress had undergone major surgery last week and was preparing to return home when stricken. She was born in Del Norte January 10, 1920, the daughter of Earl McCraney and Alma McCraney Wright, grew up here and was graduated from the Del Norte Schools. She and Howard Burress were married at Aztec in December, 1939. They operated the mortuary here ten years, another at Walsenburg for ten years and have been at Albuquerque almost ten years.
She is survived by her husband; two daughters, Bonnie Hubert and Barbara Straub; two sons, Bill and Brian, all of Albuquerque; her mother, Mrs. Alma Wright; and sister, Mrs. John F. Kernen, Del Norte; brother Bob of Newberry, Michigan; and three grandchildren.
Rev. Lee Corey will officiate at the cemetery services here and pallbearers will be Dr. C.W. Vickers, James Broderick, Howard Hoffman, Paul Sittler, B.B. Black, and Forrest Robran.
~Courtesy of Rosalind Weaver 
 
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 Parents:
  Glen Earl McCraney (1890 - 1959)
  Alma McCraney Wright (1899 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  Howard E Burress (1916 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eleanor L McCraney Burress (1920 - 1968)
  Robert E McCraney (1921 - 1987)*
  Betty P McCraney-Kernen Worker (1924 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Del Norte Cemetery
Del Norte
Rio Grande County
Colorado, USA
Plot: KPB 21 sp 2
 
Created by: Polly Cox
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80533271
Eleanor L <i>McCraney</i> Burress
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