Marian Lois Wheat

Female 1907 - 2009  (101 years)

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  • Name Marian Lois Wheat 
    Born 22 Nov 1907  Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Mar 2009  Montecavallo, Macerata, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 101y 
    • Died of natural causes March 5th, 2009 in Montecavallo, Macerata, Italy, in the home of her daughter, Sara Tulczyjew. She was 101. Born Marian Lois Wheat in Elmira NY, November 22, 1907, her father was Leroy Wheat of Naples, NY and mother, Florence Rauscher of Elmira. She lived at 212 North Avenue, Penn Yan, NY from 1978- 2000 - half of those years in the company of her husband, Ernest H. Dalglish (also born in Elmira in 1907. At the time of her death she had been under the care of her daughter, Sara Tulczyjew in Italy. Marian graduated from Elmira Free Academy and studied business for two years at Elmira Business College in Elmira, after which she worked for two years as chief revenue officer at Mansfield State Teachers College in Pennsylvania. She quit in order to get married and raise a family. After her children were educated, she returned to work, and eventually was promoted to head secretary in the research department of Health and Welfare Association of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh. Throughout her life she participated in numerous community services and social actions. Her strongest religious affiliation was with the Pittsburgh Friends Meeting. She and Ernest were volunteers in the Penn Yan Ambulance Corps in 1978-1980. She had four grandchildren. She is survived by her other daughter, Carolyn Cunningham (hospitalized in Canandaigua); and son, James who lives and works in the United Arab Emirates. Her ashes were laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, in late March. A commemoration will be held in Woodlawn Ceremony in honor of Marian in Mid-August. For details contact James at 315-694-3529.
    Person ID I5346  Dalgleish Study
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2018 

    Father Leroy Wheat 
    Mother Florence Rauscher 
    Family ID F1624  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ernest Harrison Dalglish,   b. 26 Nov 1907, Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1988  (Age 80 years) 
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F1623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart