C. Yeley was born at LaJunta, Colorado on the 14th day of May,
1936. The daughter
of Roy and LaFern Carr. She
passed away on Saturday the 18th at her home in Stayton.
She was 74.
attended high school in Colorado and moved to California where
she completed high school.
She was married to Jesse Ray Yeley on Dec. 16, 1961 in
Reno, Nevada and moved to Marion, Oregon in 1970 from Concord,
moved to Scio in 1974 where they built their home and lived for
36 years. She had
worked 18 years in civil service before retiring.
Novella and Jesse enjoyed traveling to Yuma every year
and made many friends. She
enjoyed oil painting, crafts and attending her weekly greeting
card club with friends.
preceded her in death on Dec. 22, 2004.
She moved to Stayton in 2005.
She is survived by her
sister, Wyveta (Scotty) Burke of Ft. Worth, Texas; nieces,
nephews & great nieces and nephews; and cousin , Wilma
(Stan) Martin of Porterville, CA.
of Life will be
held Thursday, Sept. 23rd at 2:00 pm at Weddle Funeral Chapel ,
followed by vault interment next to her husband at Lone Oak
Cemetery, Stayton, OR. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle