Obituary Details

Linley R. Priddy

(09/11/1885 - 07/07/1967)
Courtesy of The Harrison Sun, 08/17/1967

Linley R. Priddy Dies in Utah

Word was received by Mrs. J. A. McClarey of Harrison of the death of her oldest brother, Linley R. Priddy, of Ogden, Utah.

Linley Priddy was born at Orient, Iowa, on September 11, 1885, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer Priddy. When a small boy of three he came with his parents to Sioux County and settled on land north of Harrison. They were among the early pioneers of this county.

Linley attended the public schools then left at the age of 18. He began working for different railroads in Nebraska, Montana and later in Nevada. About 10 years ago he retired after being employed by the Union Pacific Railroad for many years.

His widow will continue to live at Ogden which has been the family home for many years. Two daughters, Willadel and Eulalia, are residents of California.

In the Homer Priddy family there were three boys and two girls. One sister, Dollie Umphenour, two brothers, Noel and Eduard and the parents are deceased.

Many older residents of Harrison and Sioux County will remember Mr. Priddy.

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