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A graveside ceremony will be held in the spring of 2021 at Elmwood Cemetery in Flora.
Marlene Lucille Dulaney, age 81, of Flora, Illinois, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021, at The Windsor of Lawrence in Lawrence, Kansas.
She was born Nov 3, 1939, in Long Beach, California. She was united in marriage to Joseph Donald Dulaney on June 14, 1958, in Santa Barbara, California and together they shared 45 wedding anniversaries until his death January 22, 2004.
Marlene took pride in raising her family first and foremost, then sports came as a close second. Marlene loved to cross stitch and enjoyed gardening, garden club, playing the piano and violin, and traveling. She had a beautiful life surrounded by Joseph’s large family in the Flora/Xenia area where she was exceptionally loved.
Marlene is survived by her children: Donald Warren Dulaney of Kansas, David Steven Dulaney of Wisconsin, and Allison Marlene Dulaney of Washington; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A graveside ceremony will be held in the spring of 2021 at Elmwood Cemetery in Flora. Arrangements are in the care of Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora, and in lieu of services during this time please share a memory or condolence at: www.frankandbright.com
Allison and family, I am very sorry to learn of your mothers passing. I didn't know your mother but she sounded like a very talented lady who loved life and all it had to offer. I will pray for your comfort. Gods Blessings. Karl & Kristy (Woomer) Kramer and family
Allison, Dave and Don my heart goes out to you at this time. Marlene lives on forever in all of our hearts that she touched by her laugh and wisdom. I will miss her tremendously.
Marlene was a fun, loving person. I really enjoyed working with her. She will be missed. So sorry for your loss.
Be sure my thoughts and prayers are with you all. I have so many fond memories of your family. She was a great person. Sending my love
Your Mother had a full life, she was always so proud of you children. She was one of our Posey Pals, and will be missed at our Garden Club meetings. Our sympathy to your family.
Allison, I am sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. We will be keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.
Sorry to hear about Marlene. She will be missed. Always was nice to me & my brother.
Seeing mother picture brings back found memories!! She was always happy to see you made me fell welcome. Donald and his Chevy Chevette made a lot of trips from flora to Zenith for clothes and food. Peace be with you and all your family. Donald David and Allison !!❤️
Don, Dave, Allison, my heart is breaking. I never met your Mom but I can feel your grief at such a great loss. May she rest in peace and may you all find comfort with your memories during the days ahead.
So very sorry for your loss. I have so many great memories with your family. Your mom was such a special lady. Sending love and prayers to you all.
Dave, Don, and Allison. I'm so sorry for your loss.
So sorry to hear of Marlene passing ,just another of our family that is gone, prayers for you all.