Obituary Details

Marian Braley

(01/26/1913 - 11/12/1994)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 11/16/1994

Marian Braley

Graveside services for Mrs. Marian Braley, age 81, were held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at the Lusk City Cemetery, with the Rev. Dick Kalber of St. George's Episcopal Church officiating.

Mrs. Braley died Nov. 12, 1994, at the Crook County Nursing Home in Sundance.

On Jan. 26, 1913, in Belmont, Neb., Marian was born to Ray G. and Ruby (McCoy) Hamaker. In her early years, she lived at the Redbird Store area until she was three, then the family moved to Van Tassell. In 1921, the family moved to the Bill Hoyt ranch in Niobrara County. Marian graduated from the Sioux County High School in Harrison, Neb., in 1931.

She was married to Vere Braley and they lived in Sheridan and the later years living in Sundance. Mr. Braley died in 1974.

Mrs. Braley was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two sisters, Leona in 1941, and Alice in 1974.

Survivors include one niece, Mrs. Dixie Comatzer, of North Carolina, and one nephew, Rex Gray of Maryland.

For those who wish, the family would appreciate memorials to either the Crook County Nursing Home or Sundance Senior Citizens Center.

Bader Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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