Howard James Gordon

Howard James Gordon

Birth
Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Death 10 Jan 1982 (aged 80)
Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 23998719 · View Source
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Howard Gordon
Mr. Howard Gordon, age 80, passed away January 10, 1982 following a lengthy illness.
Mr. Gordon was born February 7, 1901 at Gary, SD, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilford Gordon. He grew to manhood at Gary and attended Gary Public Schools. He married Lizzie Ericksen on November 11, 1922 at Gary. He worked for his uncle's garage and as a truck driver for the Standard Oil Company. He worked as a boiler man for the SD School for the Blind at Gary for 15 years and then at Aberdeen for two years when the school moved there. He returned to Gary and worked as custodian at the Gary Public School before ill health forced his retirement. He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Gary.
She is survived by his wife, Lizzie of Gary; one son, Laverne of White, SD; two daughters, Mr. Jack (Florence) Eagles of Rapid City and Mrs. Harlan (Betty) Schirmers of Hanover, MN; one brother, Wilfred Gordon of San Bernardino, CA.; one sister, Mrs. Lawrence (Ruby) Johnson of Clear Lake, SD; 16 grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on January 13, 1982 at 2 PM from the United Methodist Church in Gary with the Rev. Bruce Gray and the Rev. Donald Davis officiating.
Submitted by Ray Wiese


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  • Created by: Roger Baer
  • Added: 16 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23998719
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard James Gordon (7 Feb 1901–10 Jan 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23998719, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .