LAURA M. CONLEY, 87, of 1606 Fifth Ave.,
Rock Falls, died Sunday at her home. Services will be 10:30 a.m. at the
Wheelock-Allen Funeral Home in Rock Falls with Rev. James Werner, pastor of
the First Congregational Church, officiating. Burial will be in Walnut
Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday the funeral home. A
memorial has been established.
She was born April 1, 1902 in Tiskilwa, the
daughter of William and Celia Wirth Conley. She was a member of the
New Bedford Christian Church and the Thomastown Royal Neighbors.
She is survived by one son, Edward Conley
of Rock Falls; one daughter, Mrs. Harold (Wilhelmina) Miller
of Manlius; one brother, Ernest Conley of Rock Falls; one sister,
Wilhelmina Heurlin of Rock Falls, one sister-in-law Charlotte Conley
of Rock Falls; five grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, and
She was preceded in death by one sister, five
brothers, and one great-grandson, Mark Miller.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, July 31, 1989 - Monday, pg A2, col. 5,
submitted by Melva Taylor)