Bessie Danley

Bessie L. Danley, 99, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at her residence.

She was born on July 26, 1921, in Mingo Junction, OH, a daughter of the late Jefferson and Edna Shively Wells.

She was a member of LaBelle View U.M. Church for many years and upon its closing, the family joined Bell Chapel.

Preceding Bessie in death were her husband, Edward W. Danley on November 10, 2002; brother, Donald Wells; and sister, Lillian Wells Humes.

Bessie is survived by her daughter, Deborah K. Danley of Steubenville; sons, Charles L. (Beverly) Danley of Bradenton, FL, and Lawrence (Marilyn) Danley of Pittsburgh; six grandchildren, Tawnya (James) Hohler, Tamara (Michael) Farnham, Kimberly (Ryan) Lovelace, Brian (Heather) Danley, Shannon (Michael) Poleto and Chelsea (Robert) Rodgers; seven great-grandchildren; special friends, Shirley and Ennio Barchiesi and Dorie and Lawrence Mallas.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, on Wednesday, 2-4 p.m.; where services will be held at noon on Thursday. Burial at Fort Steuben.

The family would like to thank Bessie’s caregivers Stephanie Agnew, Robin Travis, Cherie Smogonovich, Tiffany Green and Denise Moores for their excellent care and compassion.

Memorials may be directed to Bell Chapel UM Church or Jefferson County Humane Society.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.

Masks are required and family asks guests not to linger after paying respects.