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This Cemetery Reading was done by Ralph Weller in 1948. Ralph Died Sept 2004

Joyce's Search Tip - December 2007 -
Do You Know that you can search just the Bradford County Cemetery Records on the site by using the Cemeteries -Bradford button in the Partitioned search engine at the bottom of the Current What's New Page? If you use that partition follow these steps to search just one cemetery
1. Choose Cemeteries - Bradford. 
2. Enter part of the cemetery name [ie Ballard or Berrytown] AND a surname.
3. Choose the Find ALL Words option. Then it will find just the pages with that surname in the one cemetery you indicated. 

See also - Bradford County Cemetery Addresses

Willey Family Cemetery

Franklin Township, Bradford Co Pa

The following were copied by Ralph H. Weller.

Contributed by and Printed by Permission of Ralph Weller

Surname First Name Birthdate Death Date Age Inscription or Note
Fawcett Oliver W. 1857 1933
Lantz Meda 1863 1946
Lantz W.L. 1840 1906
Lantz Mary WILLEY 1843 1929 His wife
Kendall George H. 1831 1904 Co L, 11th Reg., NY Vol
Kendall Melissa WILLEY 1839 1924 Wife of George H.
Saxton Kathleen K. 1874 19??
Willey Horace S. May 11, 1801 Nov 22, 1889
Willey Debora A. Jan 9, 1816 May 24, 1889
Willey Hiram May 7, 1840 July 7, 1841
Willey Nettie July 25, 1846 May 1, 1847
Rockwell Zebrah 1857 1940
Rockwell Addie L. 1836 1916 His wife
Willey Lena May Oct 14, 1891 Nov 7, 1898 Dau. of F.B. & A.E.
Willey Father & Mother No dates
Willey Grant B. 1866 1940
Willey Mercie A. 1869 19?? (Alive 1947)
KINSLEY –BEULAH K. WILLEY, 86, widow of Leland K. Willey, of 209 Pine St., Towanda, died Saturday afternoon, Jan. 8, 1994, at Memorial Hospital, Towanda.  Born Jan. 25, 19077, in Sullivan County, she was a daughter of the late Lloyd W. and Viola Henley Kinsley.  Beulah’s family moved to the Liberty Corners area in 1912, and she attended the Towanda Area Schools.  On Jan. 11, 1926, she married Leland K. Willey in Williamsport, Pa.  Mr. and Mrs. Willey’s first home together was in Canton.  They later moved to Towanda and resided most of their years at 209 Pine St.  Mr. and Mrs. Wiley were both very active in the Towanda community for many years.  Together, they operated the Keystone Auto Body Shop in Towanda for 35 years, with Beulah at her husband’s side performing the office duties.  Beulah enjoyed the outdoors, walking, and her many nieces and nephews.  She was a very quiet, soft spoken person who was always very considerate of others and possessed a warm smile and a pleasant manner that her many friends will long remember.  She was a member of the Towanda United Methodist Church for many years and also belonged to various bridge clubs.  Her husband, Leland, preceded her in death on May 22, 1980.  Surviving are: two sisters, Ethel Rundell and Elizabeth Millard, both of Newport Richey, Fla.; a sister-in-law, Myrtle Kinsley of Towanda; numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews; along with her many friends.  In addition to her husband, the was also preceded in death by her father, Lloyd W. Kinsley, on May 29, 1954; her mother, Viola Kinsley, on Feb. 9, 1984; two sisters, Edith Depew on May 11, 1968, and Jennie Card on July 21, 1991; three brothers, Robert Kinsley on March 22, 1970, Earl Kinsley on May 30, 1984, and Franklin Kinsley on Jan. 23, 1992.  A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 11, 1994, at the Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home, 217 York Ave., Towanda with her pastor, the Rev. George Nesbitt, officiating.  Interment will be in the Willey family cemetery in Franklindale, at a later date.  The family suggests that memorials may be directed to the United Methodist Home for Children, Box 348, Mechanicsburg, Pa. in Beulah K. Willey’s memory.  –Towanda Daily Review
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