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Gordon B. Lemon
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1923
Wexford County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 2001
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA

Son of Bartholomew and Helena (Medrow) Lemon. He married Reta Meis Dec. 19, 1953 in Cadillac.

Mr. Lemon served with the Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked on the family farm in Cadillac, and also operated heavy equipment for Frankes. He also worked at Chris Craft Boating Company as a finish carpenter. He joined Roush Bakery Products Inc. in 1965 as a plant manager in Cadillac. In 1968 he transferred to the Roush Bakery Products in Cedar Rapids as the plant manager. He retired in 1988. Mr. Lemon was the treasurer of the Clam Lake Township School, a member of the Jointers and Carpenters Union in Cadillac, and was a trustee at Twin Pines Baptist Church in Cedar Rapids. He was an avid woodworker and deer hunter. He especially enjoyed his time with his wife and family at the farm in Michigan. Mr. Lemon was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Bartholomew Lemon (1868 - 1943)
  Helena Martha Augusta Medrow Lemon (1878 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Reta Doris Meis Lemon (1931 - 2011)*
 
 Children:
  Ricki Gordon Lemon (1956 - 1974)*
  Baby Boy Lemon (1960 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gerald John Schmidt (1900 - 1978)**
  Clarence Ledford Schmidt (1903 - 1983)**
  Evelyn Amelia Schmidt Yakes--Curtis (1905 - 1993)**
  Oswald A Schmidt (1907 - 1981)**
  Cynthia Myrtle Helena Lemon Denzel-Nienhuis (1912 - 1998)*
  Dorothy "Lucille" Lemon Ide Willis (1916 - 2011)*
  Irene Ila Lemon Schmidt (1919 - 1989)*
  Vida May Lemon Huston (1921 - 2001)*
  Gordon B. Lemon (1923 - 2001)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Maple Hill Cemetery
Cadillac
Wexford County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Block 16 Lot 7
 
Maintained by: Karen Ide
Originally Created by: Rob Wiggins
Record added: Nov 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12240539
Gordon B. Lemon
Added by: Karen Ide
 
Gordon B. Lemon
Added by: Rob Wiggins
 
 
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