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Dwight Deforrest Farringer
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1906
Wells County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 2001
Walnut Creek
Contra Costa County
California, USA

DWIGHT DEFORREST FARRINGER (09/12/06 - 06/27/2001) passed away in Walnut Creek on June 27, 2001. He was born in Bowden, North Dakota and moved to British Columbia, Canada at age 3. He lived on Salt Springs Island and Victoria until the age of 17 at which time he moved to Los Angeles and then to Oakland in 1929. He has been a Walnut Creek resident since 1984. He worked as a pharmacist first for Owl Drug Company then owned and operated H & M Pharmacy (corner of Maple and MacArthur Blvd.) in Oakland along with his partner William Guilford. He retired in 1964. He is survived by daughter Judith Paul and son-in-law Jerry L. Paul of Monterey County and daughter Nancy King of Ashland, Oregon and son Robert Farringer of Vancouver, B.C. He is also survived by his sister Barbara Cheney of Victoria, B.C. and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded by his wife Martha who passed away in January of 1996. No services will be held at decedent's request. Burial at sea.

Published in Inside Bay Area on August 9, 2001 
Family links: 
  Ira Allen Farringer (1875 - 1947)
Body buried at sea
Specifically: California
Created by: Joel Farringer
Record added: Feb 29, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8454924

Rest in peace.
- Darlene T.
 Added: Mar. 13, 2011

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