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 Val LeClair Baldwin

Val LeClair Baldwin

Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Death 25 Apr 1960 (aged 46)
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Burial Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
Plot Lot 117 Section B - Space 1
Memorial ID 109753996 · View Source
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Val was born at the home of his grandparents, Franklin and Emma Powers. He was son of Harry Prosser Baldwin and Nelle Frances Powers.

In 1934, Val, age 20, began working for The Upjohn Pharmaceutical Drug Company serving under his father Harry.

In November 1942, Val joined the Navy in World War II and was stationed at Oxnard, California. After returning home, he went back to work at The Upjohn Company and took over his father's job as Supervisor, after Harry retired.

Val married April 21, 1946 to Bette Jane Thurston at Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Missouri and had two sons, Gary and Greg.

On 12 April 1960, Val suffered a stroke at his home in Overland Park and died 11 days later. He left his wife, his parents and a brother, Franklin S. Baldwin of Santa Monica, California.

Val and his sons are MAYFLOWER DESCENDANTS

Franklin S. Baldwin #106851307

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  • Created by: June Bork
  • Added: 30 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 109753996
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Val LeClair Baldwin (15 Apr 1914–25 Apr 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 109753996, citing Johnson County Chapel and Memorial Gardens, Overland Park, Johnson County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by June Bork (contributor 47124138) .