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October 11, 1991


Services for Dorolyn Marckley, 87, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Rumsey Funeral Home with the Rev. Jeff Martin officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, south of Lawrence.

Mrs. Marckley died Thursday, Oct. 10, 1991, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 17, 1904, in Douglas County.

She was an insurance underwriter for local insurance agencies. In 1974, Mrs. Marckley was named Kansas Insurance Woman of the Month by the Kansas Association of Mutual Insurance Agents.

Mrs. Marckley began work in abstracting and underwriting insurance in 1925 with the Banks Co.

In 1955, she joined the Daniels Agency, which was purchased by Wes Santee in 1966. In 1974, she worked for Hayes-Richardson-Santee Insurance Agency.

She was past president of the Lawrence Insurance Women's Assn.

Mrs. Marckley also was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church.

She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School and from Lawrence Business College.

She married Walter J. Marckley in January 1944. He died Jan. 24, 1982.

She is survived by a brother, Leland Ulrich, Iola.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday and from 9 a.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home.

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