Mabel Ellen Harte Bailey

Sodus, Berrien County, Michigan, USA
Death 21 Dec 2001 (aged 80)
Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
Burial Berrien County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 62228827 View Source
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BAILEY - Mabel Ellen (nee Harte)
Of Buffalo, NY, December 21, 2001. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Worth A. Bailey; dear mother of Christine (Donald) Tayntor, Catherine Bailey (Bruce) Marzahn, William Bailey, Judith (Ronald) Stumpf, cherished grandmother of Emmett, William, Robert, Benjamin, Michael and Rebecca. No prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the Lutheran Church Home, 217 E. Delavan, Buffalo, December 28th, 2001 at 2 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Lutheran Church Home. Arrangements by ERIE COUNTY CREMATION SERVICE. 824-6435
--Unknown Source (NY) on 12/23/2001

BAILEY - Mabel H., retired program director

Mabel H. Bailey, 80, retired program director for the radio and television department of the Council of Churches, died Friday (Dec. 21, 2001) in Niagara Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center after a brief illness.

The former Mabel Harte was born in Sodus, Mich. After her marriage to Dr. Worth A. Bailey, she lived in Louisiana, Iowa and Texas before moving to Cheektowaga in 1956.

She held a number of paralegal positions and was actively involved in political groups. From 1964 through 1968, she was a member of the Cleveland Hill School Board, serving as president during her final year.

After retiring from the Council of Churches in 1986. Mrs. Bailey was an active member of the Foothills Trail Club, volunteered with the Western New York Peace Center, traveled internationally with Elderhostel and served on the condo board at her residence in Williamsville.

Her husband died in 1983.

Survivors include three daughters, Christine Tayntor of New Providence, N.J., Catherine of Buffalo and Judith Stumpf of Wilmette, Ill.; a son, William of Franklin, Mass; a sister, Martha Holliday of Lafayette, Ind.; two brothers, Paul Harte of El Cajon, Calif. and Herbert Harte of Barberton, Ohio; and six grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Lutheran Church Home, 217 E. Delavan Ave. Burial will be scheduled in Michigan.

--The NY Buffalo News 12/27/2001

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  • Added: 27 Nov 2010
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