Orvie W. Fagen

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  • Name: Orvie W. Fagen
  • Location of Birth: Morris, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: August 20, 1895
  • Date of Death: November 9, 1963 (68 years old)
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  • Highest Rank: PVT
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Orvie enlisted in the United States Army. He served with Minnesota Company A, 4th Provisional Regiment in France during World War I.

  • Wars Involved:
    World War I

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  • Civilian Life:
    Orvie worked as a barber in International Falls, Minnesota for a short time after the war and had been agent for the Equitable Life Assurance Society for the past 40 years. He was a Grand Rapids insurance agent for the past 23 years.

    Orvie was a member of the Reed Methodist Church and it's Men Club in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    Survivors are his wife, Margaret; a daughter, Terri; three brothers, Ray, Ralph, and Floyd; three sisters, Mrs. Leo Brunette, Mrs. Glenn Haines, and Mrs. Alman Mauney.

    Orvie died at his home and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-04-0-7)

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