Myrna Jean Anderson O'Clock

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  • Name: Myrna Jean O'Clock (Anderson)
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: August 15, 1922
  • Date of Death: January 22, 1993
  • Parents: Knute Anderson & Anna (Sandstrom) Anderson
  • High School and Class: 1940 Greenway High School, Coleraine, MN
  • College: 1942 Itasca Junior College, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Navy
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  • Military Highlights:
    Myrna Jean Anderson served as a Navy WAVE and was stationed in Florida.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Myrna Jean Anderson married Robert O'Clock in 1943. After she was discharged from the Navy she worked as a federal civil service servant for many years in various agencies, primarily the U.S. Air Force. She was an active volunteer at many military bases where her husband was assigned. She and her husband retired to California in 1975.

    Myrna O'Clock died in Lake of the Pines, California and is buried in Hazelwood Cemetery, Blackberry Township, Itasca County, Minnesota (Plot 20N, R, l). She is survived by her husband, Robert; son Robert Dan; and sister Marjorie Urick. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Leslie & Clyde.

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