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James Matthew "Jim" Lanigan
Birth: Nov. 27, 1918
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1997
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

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Dad as born on a Wednesday. My dad is the baby in this picture.He was born the day before Thanksgiving. Wonder if Grandma still cooked the Thanksgiving meal?? She probably pre cooked everything like the pumpkin pies. Maybae Grandpa cooked the turkey??

WW II

Drafted April 6, 1944 at Camp Dodge Herrold married civil occupation listed as truck driver.Name: James M Lanigan
Birth: 1918
Military: 6 Apr 1944 - Camp Dodge Herrold, Iowa
Residence: Iowa, Wapello, Iowa

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Beloved son of James Aloysious and Annie M. Phillips Lanigan; brother of Tim Lanigan;husband of Ollie E. Sellwood; Father of James Mitchell, Mary Ellen, Anna Marie, and Helen Elizabeth Lanigan Martzahn; grandfather of Mark Allen Lanigan, Sharon Martzahn Henkle, Little John Matthew Martzahn, and Kimber Maguire; G. Grandfather to Katey Henkle,Amber Lee Maguire, and Michael Robert Maguire.

*At Dads funeral, the priest said these words "May You Be in Heaven 1 Hour before The Devil Finds Out You Have Died"
An Irish proverb 
 
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 Parents:
  James Aloysious Lanigan (1870 - 1952)
  Anna Mary Phillips Lanigan (1886 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Ollie Ella Ellis Adams Sellwood Lanigan (1922 - 1983)*
 
 Children:
  Baby Girl Lanigan*
  James Mitchell Lanigan (1941 - 1978)*
  Anna Marie Lanigan (1944 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  John James Lanigan (1913 - 1913)*
  James Matthew Lanigan (1918 - 1997)
  Mary Elizabeth Lanigan (1927 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 38-2 2nd addition
 
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Record added: Oct 08, 2003
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James Matthew Jim Lanigan
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James Matthew Jim Lanigan
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James Matthew Jim Lanigan
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Thinking of you today. Rest in peace.
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Happy Fathers Day Dad.
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