Lamley, Elsie

Elsie Lamley, 100, of Morenci, Mich., died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009, at the Lenawee Medical Care Facility in Adrian, Mich.

She was born Oct. 4, 1909, in Blissfield, the daughter of Albert and Albertine (Arndt) Liewert. She married Rody Lamley in Angola, Ind., in 1935.  He preceded her in death April 20, 1994.

Elsie was a graduate of Blissfield High School. She lived in Morenci since 1997 and was a member of Christ the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Adrian.

Survivors include a son, Gregory (and Sandra) Lamley of Morenci; three grandchildren, Kym Ries of Morenci, Scott Lamley of Dayton, Ohio, and Mark Lamley of Morenci; and four great-grandchildren, Ali Ries, Adam Ries, Stefen Lamley and Tatiana Lamley.

Besides her husband, Elsie was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Otto and William Liewert.

A memorial service is planned at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Morenci Education Association or to the Morenci Stair Public Library.