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Dewey Jasper Maurer Marr
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1898
Pullman
Whitman County
Washington, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 1982
Renton
King County
Washington, USA

Dewey Jasper Maurer was born to Paul Rolland Maurer and Mattie Monrovia Tompkins Maurer. Dewey did join the army during WWI, but in those days the medical evaluation was done a after issuing uniforms and taking photos. He had flat feet and was discharged within 2 weeks of enlistment. He married Lois Isabel Davidson in Colfax, Washington on 7 Nov 1920 (Marriage Cert # 6662). They were the parents of Velma Lois, Hilda Jeanne, Charles Donald, Betty May, and John Richard Maurer. He divorced Lois in 1940. Dewey married Bernice Ochs on 13 May 1941 in Everett, Snohomish, WA (Marriage Cert # 35845). Sometime after their marriage Dewey and Bernice legally changed their last name to MARR to avoid paying child support to his first wife; they had used the alias MARR for many years before legally changing it. Dewey and Bernice were the parents of Bonnie Dell Marr and Beverly Jane Marr. Dewey was a salesman for Maytag when he lived in Colfax and Collville. Later, he worked as a salesman for various companies in the Seattle area. He enjoyed wood carving. 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Rolland Maurer (1862 - 1929)
  Mattie Monrovia Tompkins Maurer (1872 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Lois Isabel Davidson Maurer (1899 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Betty May Maurer Gold (1926 - 2012)*
  Bonnie Dell Steadman (1932 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eldon Clarence Maurer (1893 - 1966)*
  Dewey Jasper Maurer Marr (1898 - 1982)
  Maude Maurer Major (1902 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Washington Memorial Park
SeaTac
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: 20 E 2C2
 
Created by: Melinda Mustered
Record added: Oct 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98323427
Dewey Jasper <i>Maurer</i> Marr
Added by: Melinda Mustered
 
Dewey Jasper <i>Maurer</i> Marr
Added by: Melinda Mustered
 
Dewey Jasper <i>Maurer</i> Marr
Added by: Melinda Mustered
 
 
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Mother related this story about her father last night while we were eating dinner in a Chinese restaraunt here in Spokane Valley, WA Feb 20, 2011:When Mom, Betty May Maurer Gold, was a little girl her father Dewey Maurer used to play the violin in the eve...(Read more)
- Melinda Mustered
 Added: Oct. 5, 2012
 
 
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