Archive for Thursday, January 3, 2002

Mary L. Tuley


January 3, 2002

Services for Mary L. Tuley, 78, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Mrs. Tuley died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2001, at the Eudora Nursing Center.

She was born Oct. 26, 1923, in Monroe City, Mo., the daughter of Edmund J. and Beatrice (Tewell) Pike. She graduated from St. John's Hospital of Nursing in St. Louis in 1945 and worked as a registered nurse at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Tuley was a member of the St. John's Altar Society and Daughters of Isabella.

She married Paul A. Tuley on Oct. 4, 1952, in St. Louis. He died Jan. 27, 1995.

Survivors include two daughters, Paula M. Conlin, Lawrence, and Patricia A. Tuley, Topeka; a son, Scott A. Tuley, Lawrence, and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the church or the nursing center, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Online condolences and memories may be sent to, with "Tuley" in the subject line.

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