Archive for Wednesday, January 1, 2003

Elda May Marckley

January 1, 2003


Graveside services for Elda May Marckley, 93, Lawrence, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Washington Creek Cemetery, Douglas County.

Ms. Marckley died Monday, Dec. 30, 2002, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born May 31, 1909, in Lawrence, the daughter of Robert R. and Lois S. (Lindell) Marckley. She had lived in Lawrence her entire life. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1927 and had lived in Presbyterian Manor since July 1999.

Ms. Marckley worked at Woolworth Store for a short time before joining Kansas Public Gas Service Co., where she was a bookkeeper for 40 years before she retired in 1974. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Ingleside Club and AARP.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Mrs. Wilbur Marckley, Lawrence, and several cousins.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. Thursday and until noon Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.