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 William Howard Royer

William Howard Royer

Birth
Jerome, Jerome County, Idaho, USA
Death 8 Apr 2013 (aged 92)
Redwood City, San Mateo County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 108416372 · View Source
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US Congressman. A member of the Republican Party, he served California's 11th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives from 1979 until 1981. Raised in the San Francisco Bay-area, he attained a bachelor of science degree from Santa Clara University and following service with the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, he worked as a realtor. Royer launched his political career as a councilman in Redwood City and from 1956 to 1960, he served as Mayor of Redwood City. He served as a member on the board of supervisors in San Mateo County and following the assassination of US Congressman Leo Ryan, Royer won a special election to complete the remainder of late representative's term.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 13 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 108416372
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Howard Royer (11 Apr 1920–8 Apr 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 108416372, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.