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Joe Opyoke, Jr
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1910
Baxter (Marion County)
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1954
Consol Number 9
Marion County
West Virginia, USA

Victim of the Number 9 Mine Explosion at 1:45PM on November 13, 1954. 44 Year old mechanic at the time of the explosion. His body was removed from the mine on May 27, 1955. He was laid to rest on May 27, 1955.
At the time of the explosion, Mr. Opyoke was married with two children under the age of 18.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Opyoke (1882 - 1962)
  Mary Boros Opyoke (1883 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Oraz Opyoke (1922 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Opyoke Plachta (1938 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martin L. Opyoke (1907 - 1993)*
  Joe Opyoke (1910 - 1954)
  Mary Ellen Opyoke Quinn (1913 - 1963)*
  John L. Opyoke (1915 - 2002)*
  Steve C. Opyoke (1917 - 1982)*
  Andrew Lawrence Opyoke (1920 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Fairmont
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Frank Pazdric
Record added: Jun 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20090687
Joe Opyoke, Jr
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Joe Opyoke, Jr
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