Thomas Russell Fraser

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  • Name: Thomas Russell Fraser
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: September 27, 1905
  • Date of Death: April 15, 1988 (82 years old)
  • Parents: John Fraser and Grace (Arbo) Fraser
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  • College: St. Mary's College, Winona, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Army
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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Thomas was a lifetime resident of the community.

    He worked 40 years for the Blandin Paper Company, retiring in 1970.

    Thomas was a member and elder of Community Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He was a member of the Golden K Kiwanis Club, he belonged to the Itasca Art Association, the Grand Rapids Garden Club, and was also active with the Arion Choir.

    Surviving relatives are his wife, Margaret; a son, Dr. Donald Fraser; a daughter, Lynda Jacobson; and three grandchildren.

    He died at Itasca Memorial Hospital and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-19-0-2)

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