2014-03-06 / Obituaries

Myrtle Dolores Zaner

Mrs. Myrtle Dolores Zaner, 85 of Marsh St., Wyalusing, PA, passed away Saturday afternoon, March 8, 2014 at DarWay Elder Care in Estella.

Dolores as she was known, was born in Danville, VA, on Jan. 7, 1929, the daughter of the late Andrew Cabel and Catherine Schott Snead. Dolores was the wife of the late Earl H. McLane, Jr., who passed away on Oct. 11, 1973 and the current wife of William L. Zaner, Sr.

Dolores was a graduate of the Danville, VA High School, class of 1947. For many years she worked as a bank teller.

While living in the Wyalusing area, Dolores attended the Wyalusing United Methodist Church and was a past member of the Wyalusing American Legion Auxiliary Unit 534. Dolores always enjoyed spending time with her extended Zaner family, at their family picnics and holiday get-togethers.

Surviving are her husband, Bill Zaner, Sr. of Wyalusing; two daughters, Kathy (Paul) Mahoney of Indianapolis, IN and Cheryl (Robert) Bland of Weldon, NC; her son, Tommy (Gloria) McLane of Elizabeth City, NC, as well as her seven grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Robert (Shirley) Snead of Black Water, VA and several nieces and nephews.

As abiding with Dolores’ wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Memorial services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Franklin, VA.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial donations to the Wyalusing United Methodist Church, 77 Church St., Wyalusing, PA 18853.

Arrangements were made through the Sheldon Funeral Home, Main St., Laceyville PA. Online condolences may be made at www.sheldonfuneralhomes.com.

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