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 Beulah Merl “Irish” <I>McCarty</I> Elder

Beulah Merl “Irish” McCarty Elder

Kiowa County, Colorado, USA
Death 19 Jun 2002 (aged 84)
Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa, USA
Burial Millerton, Wayne County, Iowa, USA
Plot Row 27
Memorial ID 100129261 · View Source
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Wife of Paul LeRoy Dyer and Verle Elder. Daughter of Lewis Franklin McCarty and Marie Snider


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, June 27, 2002


Beulah M. (Irish) Elder was born Sept. 5, 1917, to Lewis and Marie (Snider) McCarty in Colorado. Beulah passed away June 19, 2002, at Osceola Nursing and Rehab Center in Osceola, Iowa, at the age of 84 years, nine months and 14 days.

Beulah worked for Gross-Galesburg as a seamstress for many years. After leaving Gross-Galesburg, Beulah became owner and operator of her own restaurant called Irish's Café. It was located in Chariton not far from the square. Beulah loved to cook and was known for her excellent cooking. She also loved children and thrived on helping others in any way she could.

Beulah was preceded in death by her parents, Lewis and Marie; two husbands, Paul Dyer and Verle Elder; a sister, Neva Mason; two brothers, Harry McCarty and Harold McCarty; special friend, Bill Paige and a grandson, David Dyer.

She is survived by two sons, Dale Dyer of Lucas, Iowa and Donnie Dyer of Colorado; a sister, Leona Anderson of Chariton; a brother, Leo McCarty of San Antonio, Texas; four grandchildren, Dwight Dyer, Darrell Dyer, Debbie Dyer and Carey Dyer; several great-grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Jeannie McCarty, Goldie McCarty and Millie McCarty; three nephews, Roger Anderson, Rex Mason and Harry McCarty and a niece, Kim Craft.

Beulah will be dearly missed by everyone that loved her.

Graveside services were held Friday, June 21, 2002, at the New York Cemetery, with Pastor Don Hayes officiating. Serving as bearers were Fred Amos, Jack Obermeier, Mike Paige, Don Paige, Randy Paige and Russ Paige.

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  • Maintained by: Skip
  • Originally Created by: Doris Christensen
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100129261
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