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Leland "Lee" Andrew Griess
- Name: Leland "Lee" Andrew Griess
- Location of Birth: York, Iowa
- Date of Birth: December 4, 1915
- Date of Death: December 26, 1988 (73 years old)
- Parents: Andrew Griess and Edith Eichenberger
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- Branch: Army
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- Date Sworn In: May 3, 1945 (Enlistment Date)
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- Date of Discharge: August 28, 1946 (Release Date)
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World War II
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Leland was raised and attended schools near Osakis, Minnesota.
Following his service, Leland worked as a carpenter in the Osakis and Alexandria, Minnesota areas.
Moving to Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1963, he was presently an Itasca Rock and Mineral Club officer.
Survivors are a son, Leland P.; daughters, Bonnie Lawson, Connie Moll, and Geneva Potepan; brother, Tony; sister, Louise Sletta; and eight grandchildren.
Leland died at Itasca Memorial Hospital and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids. (Plot I-B-35-08)
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