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Delores Dell "Dee" Barry

Delores  Dell Delores "Dee" Dell Barry, age 87, of Manhattan, KS died Monday, February 11, 2019 after a brief stay at Plaza West Rehab Facility in Topeka, KS.

Delores was born on June 21, 1931 in Horton, KS. Her parents were Edman Roberts and Evalena (Graham) Roberts. She was raised in Ashland Bottoms and remained within the community until 2004.

She was united in marriage to Floyd W. Barry on October 2, 1949 in Manhattan. They were married 62 years.

After Floyd's passing in 2011, Delores was united in Marriage to Dave Peters on February 12, 2012. He survives of the home.

She is survived by her sons, Mikel A. Barry (Dave') of Hampton, Virginia; David W. Barry (Leanne) of Manhattan; and one daughter, Thesa Jo Petty (Philip) of Manhattan. Additional survivors include her brother, Charles "Bud" Roberts, granddaughters, Kelsey Currie (Tucker), Laura Lee Parsons (Clinton), Amy Alice Hillman (Dan), and great granddaughter Violet A. Currie; and her beloved dog Mattie.

Delores was preceded in death by her son Steven "Rick" Barry, granddaughter Amber R. Petty, daughter-in-law Sondra Barry, and sister-in-law, Marie Roberts.

Delores was known for her beautiful flower gardens, home cooked meals, baked goods, crochet and embroidery, but most of all her love for her family.

A graveside service will be held at 1:30 P.M. Saturday, March 16th, at the Ashland Cemetery with Pastor Mark Roberts officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. following the graveside at the Ashland Community Center.

Online condolences may be left for the family by clicking on "Send Condolences" on this page.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Ashland Community Church or the Riley County Humane Society. Contributions may be left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.

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