Earl Raymond Gomersall

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  • Name: Earl Raymond Gomersall
  • Location of Birth: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: December 4, 1930
  • Date of Death: April 15, 1997 (66 years old)
  • Parents: John and Florence Gomersall
  • High School and Class: 1948 - Elgin High School - Elgin, Illinois
  • College: 1952 - Bachelor's Degree from Northwestern University
    1957 - Master's Degree from Northwestern University
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    In 1952, Earl served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.
    He also served with the Counterintelligence Corps Special Service.

  • Wars Involved:
    Korean Conflict

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  • Civilian Life:
    Earl was a senior partner for the Thomas Group of Irving, Texas. He was a member of the "N" Club at Northwestern University, Who's Who of America, and international member of the John Evans Club and a member of Ponti-Peterson Post Veterans of Foreign Wars and McVeigh-Dunn Post American Legion, both of Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    Earl is survived by his wife, Becky (Dudley) Gomersall; a son, Earl, Jr; a stepdaughter, Lisa Bass; a stepson, Michael Masters; his mother, Florence; a sister, Gail Walz; and two granddaughters.

    Preceding him in death was his father, John.

    Earl died at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, Illinois. He is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-D-16-0-8)

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