Thelma Colleen Wiley, 1930-2017

BETHANY, MO: Thelma C. Wiley, 86, of Bethany, MO (formerly of Kansas City, MO) passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 at a Bethany, Missouri Nursing Home.

She was born July 15, 1930 in rural Harrison County, Missouri the daughter of Howard Otto and Esta Dell (Bryan) Wiley.

Thelma worked as a librarian in Kansas City, Missouri. She enjoyed reading and crocheting and was a member of Armour Heights Baptist Church.

Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Bonnie Christine Wiley and Phyllis Miles; and nephew, Jerry Miles.

Survivors include her sister, Louise Wiley, Bethany, MO; nephew, Gary (Helen) Miles, Ridgeway, MO; niece, Donna Barker, Bethany, MO; and several great nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 10, 2017 at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Burial will follow in Sharon Chapel Cemetery, Mt. Moriah, MO. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethany Public Library and/or Donor’s Choice in care of Roberson Funeral Home, PO box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at