Delores Paulina Beales

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Delores Paulina Beales
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Delores Beales holding Citizen of the Year trophy, 1984.
Headstone Information
Date of Birth Not known
Age at Death 81 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of Delores Paulina Beales Born 1908 Died 06/09/1989 Aged 81 Years
Grave Details
Burial Date 06 September 1989
Panel P9
Row D
Grave 4
Location Columbarium Wall

Delores Beales was a Roleystone resident and former Citizen of the Year (1984) in the Town of Armadale.

Early Life

Born Delores Paulina Canaletich in 1908, to parents Dominic and Teresa, formerly of Day Dawn, W.A.


Married George Walker Beales on 15 March, 1926. The couple had a son named Brian George Beales.

Community Contribution

Delores was recognised as the Town of Armadale's 'Citizen of the Year' in 1984. Prior to that achievement, she had been a founding member of the Roleystone CWA in 1933 (according to a Roleystone CWA history written in 1972) and was its first Secretary-Treasurer.


Delores died 6 September 1989 at age 81.