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Obituary of Frank Dalbey

Frank Dalbey, Resident Here 43 Years, Dies

Frank Dalbey, 85, early day real estate man here, died of cerebral homorrhage Saturday at his home, 1217 NE 11th.

He came here [Oklahoma City] in 1902 and first entered the real estate business. For a number of years before his retirement nine years ago, however, he had been employed by various clothing stores. Born in Danville, Illinois, Feb 20, 1861, he married there before coming to Oklahoma City. His wife, Nellie died in 1940.

He was a member of First Presbyterian church. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs J Frank Nelson 127 NE 11th; a son Carl S Dalbey, 900 NW 42; and two grandchildren, Mrs Raymond A Lockney, 1932 NW 30; and Miss Emma Leah Dalbey, 900 NW 42.

Services will be at 4pm Monday in Smith and Kernke funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park cemetery.

The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City) 27 January 1946.