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John Benjamin Admire
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1917
Hawley
Jones County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1992
Petaluma
Sonoma County
California, USA

Capt U.S. Merchant Marines

Graveside services will be held Wednesday for John B Admire Sr., a Petaluma resident who served with the U.S. Merchant Marine in WWII, the Korean conflict,and in Vietnam. Admire died in a Petaluma convalescent hospital after a long illness. He was 74.
Mr. Admire, born in Hawley,Texas, served with the Merchant Marine for 36 years and retired as a captain in 1980. He moved to Sonoma County from San Rafael 20 years ago, settling in Petaluma.
He is survived by his wife, Elnora Admire of Petaluma; his son, John Admire Jr., of Windsor; his mother , Mary Admire of Texas; two grandchildren and three sisters.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cypress Hill Memorial Park in Petaluma.
Donations may be made to the Diabetes Association, 2050 W. Steele Lane,Santa Rosa 95403 
 
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 Parents:
  William Houston Admire (1890 - 1961)
  Mary Elvira Roach Admire (1893 - 1998)
 
 Spouse:
  Elnora Pauline Marple Dunlap (1921 - 2008)
 
 Siblings:
  Zella Corinne Admire Bell (1912 - 1990)*
  Zola Lorraine Admire Peters (1914 - 2010)*
  John Benjamin Admire (1917 - 1992)
  Roach L Admire (1920 - 1944)*
  Mary Carolyn Admire Pratley (1923 - 1993)*
  Jim Houston Admire (1932 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cypress Hill Memorial Park
Petaluma
Sonoma County
California, USA
 
Created by: Brenda Howard
Record added: Mar 11, 2012
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- Peggy Herridge Wilson
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- John Admire
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- MICHAEL WAYNE HUTCHISON A PROUD U.S. ARMY VET
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