Anna Catherine (Young) Farley, 94
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ATTICA — Anna Catherine (Young) Farley, 94, formerly of Stone Bluff and Rob Roy and had been residing at the Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, passed away at the Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 6:15 a.m.
Anna was born in Stone Bluff, on December 28, 1918. She was the daughter of the late Oxford Wright and Lena Mae (Hanley) Young. She had lived most of her life in the Stone Bluff and Rob Roy area, until moving to the Williamsport Nursing and Rehabilitation Center 1 ½ years ago.
Anna was a homemaker. She was an active member of the Stone Bluff United Methodist Church all of her life. She started teaching Sunday School at the age of 11 and was baptized in the church at the age of 13. She enjoyed quilting blankets for her grandchildren and also enjoyed working in the flower and vegetable gardens.
On April 3, 1937, Anna married Ralph Farley in Covington, IN. He preceded her in death on January 11, 1996.
Anna leaves behind her two sons, Joe Farley, West Columbia, Texas and John (Flo) Farley, Attica; a daughter, Lena Alice Willett, Attica and an adopted daughter, Diane Ross, Veedersburg; two sisters, Emma Greer, Williamsport and Ruth Eacret, Stone Bluff, IN; 21 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and 32 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Elsie Farley and Jane Burroff; two brothers, Albert and Willard Young and three sisters, Minnie Allen, Nina Payne and Betty Karlson.
Friends may call at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Sunday, March 10th, from 3 to 6 p.m.
Services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, March 11th, at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in the Osborne Prairie Cemetery, Stone Bluff.
Condolences may be sent on line to www.mausfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Journal & Courier from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2013