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Robert E. Farnham
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Birth: May 20, 1918
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 2002
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

He passed away at the age of 83. He was the son of Ray and Rose (nee Coyer) Farnham. He attended Lakeview High School. He served in the U.S. Army from 8-12-42 to 6-20-1945. He was a Technician 5th Grade. He served in these battles, Sicilian Naples-Foggit, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland, and Central Europe. He received Siver and Bronze Stars. Prior to serving in the military, he worked for U.S. Steel & Wire Co., and the Eaton Corp, in the Valve Div., afterwards. He retired in Nov. 1978. He wed Thelma M. (Newbre), they later divorced. Then he wed Esther J. (Lawson), they were married for 43 years, she passed away in 1985. He then married his current wife on 7-22-1986, she survived him. Also survived by his 3 sons and 1 daughter, 13 grandchildren, 9 grt. grandchildren, and 1 grt. grt. grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son, William L. Farnham in 1941, a sister Virginia Clark, and his brother Arthur Farnham. 
 
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 Parents:
  Roy E. Farnham (1894 - 1982)
  Rose M. Farnham (1901 - 1971)
 
Burial:
Ceresco Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Curious
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
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Robert E. Farnham
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 Added: Nov. 30, 2012
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 Added: Nov. 30, 2012
 
 
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