Betty Ellen Delaney

Betty Ellen Delaney, 90, Hill City, died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, at Dawson Place Nursing Home, Hill City.

She was born July 1, 1930, in rural Osborne to Irvin and Bessie (Doak) Earl.

She married Robert Lee Delaney on Aug. 11, 1950. He preceded her in death Feb. 23, 2008.

Survivors include three sons, Alvy Joe Doak, Thermopiles, Wyo., Jim Delaney, Hill City and Bill Delaney, Glennallen, Alaska; a daughter, Kathy Wulfrum, Stratton, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021, at Stimemetz Funeral Home, Hill City; burial will be at 2 p.m. Feb. 18, 2021, in St. Aloysuis Cemetery, Osborne. Due to the coronavirus we ask that you observe social distancing and masks.

There will be no visitation.

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Posted online on February 17, 2021