Meleney, F Obit
F. Meleney, 80, Dies in California Frank Meleney, 80. formerly of Mason City, died Thursday at a hospital in Los An»eles. While in Mason City he was employed by Jacob E. Decker & Sons. For the last six years he had made his home with his daughter, Vera Dobbs, of May wood, Calif. Mr. Meleney was born Oct. 15, 1872. in Monmouth, 111. Later he moved to Britl where he formed for 25 years before moving to Mason City. He was married to Lillie Love Nov. 15, 1897. Surviving are a son, Harry Meleney, Meleney, Mason City; two daughters, Mrs. A. B. Thornbury, Mason City, and Vera Dobbs, May wood, Calif.; three brothers, Ed and Charles Mclcncy, Brill, and George Meleney, Meleney, Garner, and eight grandchil dren and 11 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife in 1944 and by a brother, William. William. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Holy Family Family Catholic Church with the Rt Rev. Msgr. Arthur J. Breen officiating. officiating. The parish Rosary will be said Monday- at 8 p.m. at the Colonial Chapei. Interment will be at St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery.