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George Wilcken Romney
Birth: Jul. 8, 1907
Death: Jul. 26, 1995

Michigan Governor, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served as Governor of Michigan from 1962 to 1968, and served as United States Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development from 1968 to 1972. Father of politician Mitt Romney. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gaskell Romney (1871 - 1955)
  Anna Amelia Pratt Romney (1876 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Lenore Emily LaFount Romney (1908 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  Gaskell Maurice Romney (1897 - 1972)*
  Douglas Pratt Romney (1899 - 1928)*
  Miles P Romney (1903 - 1980)**
  George Wilcken Romney (1907 - 1995)
  Lawrence Romney (1909 - 1921)*
  Charles Wilcken Romney (1912 - 1969)*
  Meryl Romney Ward (1917 - 1996)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling

Cause of death: Heart attack while exercising
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Brighton
Livingston County
Michigan, USA
Specifically: On the crest of a hill, near and facing the freeway.
 
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Originally Created by: Jennifer Tipton
Record added: Sep 10, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5755920
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Mitt Romney's Dad!
- Brandon Burns
 Added: Nov. 15, 2014
For Mitt Romney's dad! I voted for you're son in 2012 and I hope he might run again in the future, rest in peace Mr. Romney.
- Brandon Burns
 Added: Nov. 15, 2014
Remembered 19 years later
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014
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