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Chalmer George Willis
Birth: Jan. 8, 1912
Alliance
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1992
Garden City
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Orlando Howard Willis and Laura Ellen McCollum welcomed their second child, Chalmer George Willis, in to the world on 8 January, 1912 in Alliance Ohio where his father worked on the Railroad. Eventually Orlando and Laura moved to Detroit with their three children and Chalmer attended Detroit's Cass Tech High School in Downtown. During his early life the family spent time in both Center Twp and Jefferson Twp, Ohio and in Detroit. On August 5, 1939 he married Mary Mormul of Detroit at the Geurnsey County Courthouse in Cambridge, Ohio. They moved in to a small apartment on East Grand Blvd near the Detroit River. In 1940 they purchased a house in Garden City, MI. Then served in World War II in Europe. After returning home he and Mary had four children. Laura Ellen (b.1946) Barbara Mae (b. 1948), Chalmer Harvey (b.1949) and Thomas Howard (b. 1953). He was employeed as a welder at American Metal Products. He was the grandfather of seven. On January 26, 1992, just after his 80th birthday he passed away at home in Garden City. 
 
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 Parents:
  Orlando Howard Willis (1886 - 1977)
  Laura Ellen McCollum Willis (1885 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Mormul Willis (1912 - 2010)*
 
 Children:
  Laura Ellen Willis Johnson (1946 - 2012)*
  Chalmer Harvey Willis (1949 - 2005)*
  Thomas Howard Willis (1953 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilbur Howard Willis (1908 - 1987)*
  Chalmer George Willis (1912 - 1992)
  Paul Wendell Willis (1914 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Center Baptist Cemetery
Cambridge
Guernsey County
Ohio, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 17, 2010
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