Stanley W. Gorden

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  • Name: Stanley W. Gorden
  • Location of Birth: Fergus Falls, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: February 20, 1925
  • Date of Death: February 11, 1996 (70 years old)
  • Parents: Alviro Gorden and Clara (Sundlie) Gorden
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  • Highest Rank: S 1 (Seaman 1st Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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    World War II

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    Stanley attended schools at Underwood and had been a Pengilly, Minnesota resident for over 40 years.

    He married Myrtle Mostue on June 25, 1949, at Marble, Minnesota.

    He had worked at Rude Media for over 30 years.

    Stanley was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1061 of Bovey, Minnesota.

    Preceded in death by his parents; a son, Allen; three sisters, Chlorence Cline, Joyce Stensrude, and Marilyn Anderson; and a brother, Alviro.

    Stanley is survived by his wife, Myrtle; two daughters, Bonnie Syverson; and Connie Herschbach; four sons, DuWayne, Roger, Rickey, and Dale; twelve grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

    Stanley died at Itasca Medical Center in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery at Coleraine, Minnesota. (Block 141)

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