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Harry Backer
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Birth: May 18, 1915
Riga, Latvia
Death: Feb. 4, 2005
Petaluma
Sonoma County
California, USA

Harry moved to New York by ship when he was 8 years of age. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and worked as a Public Accountant for 50 years, retiring when he was 80 years old.

Harry was an avid Yankee fan and was proud to say he saw Babe Ruth play. He was also an avid stamp collector for many years. Member of the Knights of Pythias of New York.


Parents
Herman Backer
born abt. 1887 Latvia

Lea Backer
born abt. 1890 Latvia

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Backer (1922 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Beloved husband, father and grandfather

Two rings symbolizing marriage with 62 years inscribed inside the rings.
 
Burial:
B'nai Israel Cemetery
Petaluma
Sonoma County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Colletta
Originally Created by: Pamela Groth
Record added: Oct 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99571606
Harry Backer
Added by: Pamela Groth
 
Harry Backer
Added by: Colletta
 
 
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