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Joseph Leo Dewey

Joseph Leo Dewey

Male 1921 - 1992  (70 years)

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  • Name Joseph Leo Dewey 
    Born 29 Dec 1921  Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Lawrence Park, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    OccupationVeteranStreet
    761065JosephDeweyheadmalewhite188743marriedPennsylvaniaelectrical worker
    771065DeaDeweywifefemalewhite188743marriedPennsylvania
    781065RobertDeweysonmalewhite191020singlePennsylvanialaborer
    791065HenryDeweysonmalewhite191317singlePennsylvanialaborer
    801065JaneDeweydaughterfemalewhite191515singlePennsylvania
    811065Marion A.Deweydaughterfemalewhite191713singlePennsylvania
    821065Beatrice R.Deweydaughterfemalewhite191911singlePennsylvania
    831065Joseph L.Deweysonmalewhite19228singlePennsylvania
    841065Thomas F.Deweysonmalewhite19237singlePennsylvania
    851065Violet C.Deweydaughterfemalewhite19246singlePennsylvania
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    Military History World War II Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. Marines. Served in the South Pacific, he received the Purple Heart with an Oak Leaf Cluster. 
    Died 5 Dec 1992  Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cause of death: alzheimer's disease
    • Joseph L. Dewey, 70, a resident of the Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home, died Saturday, Dec. 5, 1992, at his residence.
      He was born in Clearfield, Pa., a son of the late Joseph an Bridget Ann Duckett Dewey.
      Mr. Dewey was a retired employee of the United Fruit Co. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Marine Corps in the South Pacific Theater. He was wounded in Guadal Canal and received the Purple Heart with an Oak Leaf Cluster.
      He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Van Dusen Dewey; two sisters, Jane and Marion Young; and three brothers, Robert Dewey, Henry Dewey and Thomas Dewey.
      Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Harley (Karen) Phillips of North East; two sisters, Mrs. John (Petty) Slickanich and Mrs. John (Violet) Shauberger, both of Erie; and many nieces and nephews.
      Friends may call at the Soldiers and Sailors Home Chapel, 560 East 3rd St., Tuesday, from 10 a.m. until a mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. The Rev. James Ruhling will officiate.
      Burial will be at the Soldiers and Sailors Home Cemetery.
      The Carl A. Slomski and Son Funeral Home, East 21st and Ash streets, is handling arrangements.
    Buried 7 Dec 1992  Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, z* - USA, Other Areas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dewey, Joseph Leo
    Dewey, Joseph Leo
    1921 to 1992
    Person ID I34241  Local Families
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 

    Father Joseph Calven Dewey,   b. 28 Sep 1886, Snow Shoe, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1972, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Bridget Ann Duckett,   b. 28 Oct 1879, Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1951, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1909  Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6014  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Alene Young,   b. 8 May 1916, Conneaut Lake, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1987, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1956 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F6043  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Dec 1992 - Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, z* - USA, Other Areas Link to Google Earth
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    Joseph Leo Dewey
    Joseph Leo Dewey
    clowning around at his home on Homestead Avenue in Linesville