Name: Eleta Emmaline SEELEY
Given Name: Eleta Emmaline
Birth: 31 Jan 1921 in Dennysville, Washington Co., Maine 1
Death: 18 Apr 2009 in Machias, Washington Co., Maine
Event: Obituary for Eleta Emmaline Seeley
Dennysville and Lubec
Change Date: 26 Dec 2014 at 14:11
- Eleta Emmaline Duren, 88, passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2009 at Down East Community Hospital in Machias. Eleta was born in Dennysville on January 31, 1921, daughter of the late Emery and Delia Seeley. Eleta graduated from Dennysville High School and went to work for the civil service as an x-ray tech in Washington D.C. She continued to contribute to her family in Dennysville. Eleta returned to Washington County where she met and married her husband Elmer and started a family of her own. She was involved in community projects and was a life member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the Rebekahs. The past several years Eleta has resided at the Oceanview Nursing Home in Lubec where she made many lasting friendships. She was a strong, independent woman who took life in stride.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Elmer E. Duren; one daughter Jacqualine Phyllis, one son Edward Duren, one grandson Wade Gallagher, and one great-granddaughter Abegail Joy. She is survived by two daughters, Karen Cooke of Baileyville, and Dawn Gallagher of Wilsons Beach, N.B.; 6 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She will be forever, sadly missed by her family and friends. Abiding by her wishes there will not be a funeral. There will be a small graveside service, at a later date, at the Dennysville Cemetery. A creamation service of Washington County Creamation Center.
Father: Emery Winchester SEELEY b: 7 Nov 1880 in Edmunds, Washington Co., Maine, USA
Mother: Delia E. SMITH b: 30 Sep 1885 in Carroll Plantation, Penobscot Co., Maine
- Change Date:
26 Dec 2014
- Media: Electronic Databases
Abbrev: 1940 United States Census
Title: 1940 United States Census
This collection consists of U.S. census records from the 1940 US Federal Census. Records have been indexed through a community of volunteers in a joint effort with FamilySearch.org and other leading family history groups.
Text: Genealogical Society Number: 005462037;
NARA Publication Number: T627 NARA;
Microfilm Roll Number: 1493