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  • Name: Cecil Leroy Longmore
  • Location of Birth: Warba, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: January 7, 1933
  • Date of Death: June 9, 2000
  • Parents: Roy C. Longmore & Maude (Brown) Longmore
  • High School and Class: 1951 Grand Rapids High School, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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    Cecil Longmore married Kathleen Major in Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1957. He worked for Oliver Mining Company for a short time and then owned and operated the Pepsi distributorship in Grand Rapids for several years. He worked as a journeyman electrician for Blandin Paper Company for 30 years, retiring in 1995. He was a member of the Itasca Vintage Car Club, North Woods Opry and was a retired board of directors member of the Blandin Employees Credit Union. He was a retired officer of the Independent Union of Papermill Workers.

    Cecil died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Warba-Feeley Cemetery, Warba, Minnesota (Plot B, 6, 1, 8). He is survived by his wife, Kathleen; three daughters, Valorie Mackley, Lynn Murphy, and Shari Holt; two sons, James and Randy; two sisters, Doris Dahline and Lorraine Carter; a brother Ivan Longmore; ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

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