Roy Paul Ben Quaas

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  • Name: Roy Paul Ben Quaas
  • Location of Birth: Mayer, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: June 12, 1920
  • Date of Death: November 1, 1992 (72 years old)
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  • High School and Class: Waconia-Mayer
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  • Branch: Marine Corp
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    World War II

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    Roy lived a short time in California before moving to he Splithand Lake area near Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1947. He worked for 40 years as a machinist for the M. A. Hanna Mining Company, retiring in 1982

    Roy worked as township supervisor of Splithand Township for five years and was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    Preceded in death by his brother, Allen, in 1991, surviving relatives include wife, Delores, daughter Lois Key; sisters Gladys Talbot and Glorian Lee; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

    Roy died at Itasca Medical Center in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Harris Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot

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