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Laura Eleanor "Ellie" Wirey McNeal
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1919
Edinburgh
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1997
Flushing
Genesee County
Michigan, USA

Parents: Orphia Ray Wirey and Tressie Elizabeth Compton

Sibling: Helen Margaret Wirey Gillespie

Husband: David Alonson McNeal (married 9 Apr 1942 Marion Co., IN)

Children: David Ronald McNeal, Susan Jane McNeal Latimer, Janet New McNeal Ekel, and Jennifer McNeal Hessler

Obituary: Columbus Republic 31 Jan 1997
Edinburgh native
Eleanor McNeal
Flushing, Mich.

EDINBURGH L. Eleanor "Ellie" McNeal, 77, of Flushing, Mich., died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 1997, at her home.

She was a 1938 graduate of Edinburgh High School and a homemaker.

Funeral will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home, with the Rev. George Dudley officiating. Calling will be from 11 a.m. until service time Monday. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus.

Mrs. McNeal was born in Edinburgh March 16, 1919, the daughter of Orphie R. and Tressie E. Compton Wirey. She married David A. McNeal April 7, 1942. He survives.

Also surviving are daughters, Susan Latimer of Hagerstown, Md., Janet Ekel of Corunna, Mich., and Jennifer Hessler of Bancroft, Mich.; a sister, Helen Gillespie of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Meggin Hessler.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Orphia Ray Wirey (1887 - 1955)
  Tressie Elizabeth Compton Wirey (1890 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  David Alonson McNeal (1918 - 2007)*
 
 Sibling:
  Helen Margaret Wirey Gillespie (1912 - 1997)*
  Laura Eleanor Wirey McNeal (1919 - 1997)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Garland Brook Cemetery
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20612153
Laura Eleanor Ellie <i>Wirey</i> McNeal
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Laura Eleanor Ellie <i>Wirey</i> McNeal
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
 
Laura Eleanor Ellie <i>Wirey</i> McNeal
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