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John Lyon Collyer
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1893
Death: Jun. 24, 1979

B. F. Goodrich Executive. Recipient of the nation's highest civilian award in 1946 for his role in the development of synthetic rubber in World War II.

New York Times
Tuesday June 26, 1979 [died Sunday]
John Collyer, at 86;
Ex-Goodrich Official
Held Top U. S. Award

. . . . . . .Mr. Collyer is survived by his wife, the former Georgia ELLIOT; a son, Gilbert E.; two daughters, Georgia Rea and Deborah Shepard, and 12 grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Moses Wakeman Collyer (1856 - 1942)
  Henrietta C. Mead Collyer (1859 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Georgia (Forman) Elliott Collyer (1898 - 1994)
 
 Children:
  Georgia Collyer Rea (1930 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fishkill Rural Cemetery
Fishkill
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Plot: Section D
 
Created by: GinnyBuechele
Record added: Nov 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62007627
John Lyon Collyer
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