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Obituary for Mary Louise Delancey
Mary Louise Delancey, age 78, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Thursday, February 7, 2013, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born February 10, 1934, in Byesville, daughter of the late Minnie McDonald Sparks. She was a member of the First Church of Christ in Caldwell and a retired employee of the former Hamilton Beach-Scovill plant in Byesville. Mary enjoyed yard sales, and working jigsaw puzzles, word search. and puzzle books. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Delancey, who died June 7, 1979; one daughter, Diane Porter; two brothers, Elmer and William Sparks; and one sister, Geneva Davis. Surviving are one daughter, Joanne McKown of Caldwell; two sons, Donald L. Delancey of Caldwell and Robert L. (Sandy) Delancey of Calais; 9 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call Saturday, February 9, 2013, from 4-8PM at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, where the funeral service will be observed Sunday, February 10, 2013, at 2:30PM with Pastor George Clark officiating. Burial will be in Dudley Cemetery.