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Henry Raymond Speten
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1923
Bismarck
Burleigh County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 2002
El Centro
Imperial County
California, USA

US Navy F1
WWII Veteran

USS Grant (AP-29)(1944)
USS Bunker Hill (CV 17) (1944 - 1946)
USS Whiteside (1947 - 1948)

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Obituary courtesy of Marilyn
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HENRY SPETEN
March 1, 1923 Dec. 1, 2002


No services will be held for Henry Speten, 79, of El Centro, who died Sunday in his home.

Mr. Speten was born on March 1, 1923, in Wilton, ND.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II from 1944 to 1948.

After the war, he began working for the U.S. Postal Service in Torrance. He retired after 35 years of service.

Mr. Speten married Lois Jerin in Winterhaven, CA on May 26, 1963.

According to family, he moved to Oakhurst in 1984 and lived there until four years ago. He last resided in the Imperial Valley.

Mr. Speten was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Lois Speten of El Centro; daughter and son-in-law, Penny and Duel Jeans of Norfolk; daughter, Cynthia Alvarez of San Diego; brothers and sisters-in-law, Orville and Iva Speten and Rudy and Lucille Speten, all of Wilton; sister and brother-in-law, Lorraine and Frank Powell of Packwood, Wash.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry H. Speten (1886 - 1962)
  Hannah Emelia Backman Speten (1881 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Lois Louise Dawson Speten (1923 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nana Louella Johnson Mathison (1904 - 1992)**
  Alf Emanuel Johnson (1905 - 1996)**
  Louis Adolph Johnson (1907 - 1978)**
  Edna Emelia Johnson McAnaw (1908 - 1997)**
  Wilma Marie Johnson Neibauer (1910 - 2002)**
  Erick Arvid Johnson (1911 - 1996)**
  Irene Henrietta Speten Anderson (1915 - 1999)*
  Emanuel Speten (1917 - 1917)*
  Rudolph Ferdinand Speten (1918 - 2011)*
  Henry Raymond Speten (1923 - 2002)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
 
Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
Record added: Nov 12, 2006
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