Naomi Lanore Dalley, 97, who had worked in agricultural offices and at City Hall in Billings, died at her home in Billings on Nov. 10, 2012.
She was born on a farm in Hettinger, N.D., and studied one year at Valley City Teachers College in Fargo, N.D., and six months at Fargo Business College. She then worked at Fargo Agricultural School before moving to Washington and working at several agricultural offices.
Moving to Billings, she married Joseph William Dalley in 1952. She designed, and together with her husband, built their dream house on Custer Avenue, which was vacant farmland at the time.
Mr. Dalley died in 1979. In 2007, Mrs. Dalley sold the house and moved in with a daughter, Kalyn, and her husband.
Mrs. Dalley was a charter member of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. She had been involved in Girl Scouts, 4-H and dog shows with her daughters.
Survivors include daughters, Diana and Kalyn; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation was Nov. 13 at Cremation and Funeral Gallery. Services were at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd on Nov. 14. Interment was in Sunset Memorial Gardens.