Sarah Ellen Delaney Headlee Obituary

Ella Delaney Headlee

Mrs. Ella Delaney Headlee, 87, of 103 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, died at 1:25 p.m. Friday, March 19, 1971, in Greene County Memorial Hospital, following an illness of about three months. She had been seriously ill for about two weeks.

Mrs. Headlee was born September 30, 1883, at Mt. Morris, a daughter of David and Hester Headlee Delaney. Her early life was spent in Perry Township, and the last 63 years of her life she lived at Waynesburg.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Waynesburg; a charter member of the Worthwhile Bible Class of the church; and of the Women's Society of Christian Service. She was also a member of the Emerald Chapter, Order of the Eastern Start, Waynesburg.

Mrs. Headlee was the widow of William W. Headlee, a long-time employee of the First National Bank and Trust Company of Waynesburg. He died October 25, 1948.

Surviving are one brother, Robert M. Delaney, of Margate, Fla., and one nephew, David Ralph Delaney, of Norristown. Two brothers and two sisters are deceased.

Funeral services were held Sunday with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Newspaper Obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

In Memory of Ella Delaney Headlee. Late Residence: 103 North Maiden Street. Date of Birth: September 30, 1883; Date of Death: Friday, March 19, 1971. Funeral Services from Mariner and Milliken Funeral Home, Waynesburg, Penna., Sunday, March 21, 1971 -- 1:30 P.M. Memorial Services: Members of Emerald Chapter 135, Order of Eastern Star, Waynesburg, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Saturday March 20 in the Funeral Home to conduct memorial services. Officiating Clergyman: Rev. J.W. Lofgren. Interment: Cedar Grove Cemetery. Survivors: Surviving are one brother Robert M., of Margate, Fla. and one nephew, David Ralph Delaney, of Norristown. She was born at Mt. Morris, a daughter of the late David and Hester Headlee Delaney. She was married to William W. Headlee, longtime employee of the First Nation Bank and Trust Company, of Waynesburg, who died October 25, 1948. Two sisters and two brothers are deceased.

Newspaper Obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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