Daralene Branyan

Daralene S. Branyan, 93, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, April 4, 2010, at 4:45 p.m. at Christian Care Retirement Community, Bluffton, IN.

Mrs. Branyan was a 1932 graduate of Huntington High School and also graduated from Warner Beauty College. She was a beautician and master of cosmetology. She was a member of Central Christian Church.

She was born Nov. 30, 1916, in Huntington to Ora and Iza Weaver Shroyer. She married James A. Branyan on Nov. 30, 1937. Her husband preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 1974.

Survivors include two sons, Richard Branyan, of Bluffton, and Robert Branyan, of Kokomo; five grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2010, at 10 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Huntington. Dr. Samuel Young will officiate.

Preferred memorials are gifts to the charity of the donor’s choice in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.