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Family of Folsom Munro VEAZIE and Doris Anita MCGOWAN
Folsom Munro VEAZIE b. 1916 Jun 292 at New York283. d. 1986 May 7315 at Naples, FL315. bd. Maple Grove Cem., Granville, OH316.
Doris Anita MCGOWAN b. 1920 Sep 4313 at 30 Wallace St, Corning, NY2448. d. 1987 Nov 6313 at Berea, OH, at the home of Barbara Veazie Pheneger313. bd. Maple Grove Cem., Granville, OH316.
Married4035 1939 Apr 84035 at Belfonte, Centre Co., PA4035. Munro and Doris were married by a Justice of the Peace near College Park, Pennsylvania, where Munro was attending Penn State University. The referenced marriage announcement states only that the marriage was in Pennsylvania, where Mr Veazie was attending Penn State University. The location was related to their son Bruce by his mother.
Munro graduated from Painted Post (NY) High School in 1932, and was a 1939 graduate of Alfred (NY) University. While at Alfred, he pledged the New York Beta chapter of the Theta Kappa Nu fraternity. During the Great Depression, Theta Kappa Nu was hit hard, and, in 1939, Theta Kappa Nu merged with the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. The New York Beta chapter became the Kappa Sigma chapter of Lambda Chi Alpha.
Munro received a Master's Degree in Glass Technology from Penn State University in 1940. In 1951, he received a Master's Degree in Executive Management from M. I. T. in the Sloan Fellowship Program.
Munro first worked for Owens-Corning Fibreglas at the insulation factory in Newark, OH, and later at the technical center in Granville, OH, as Manager of New Glass Development. White in that position, he registered several patents for glass composition and glass preparation techniques.
Munro was a member and Past Master of the Center Star Masonic Lodge No. 11 in Granville, and both he and Doris were officers in the Granville Chapter No. 384 of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Munro died of complications of Alzheimer's Disease.
Doris served as a census supervisor for the Granville area during the 1960 census.
Doris was diagnosed with brain cancer in the summer of 1987 and died quietly in the home of her daughter Barbara in Berea, OH, later that year.
Children of Folsom Munro VEAZIE and Doris Anita MCGOWAN:
|1.||Barbara Alice VEAZIE b. 1940 Feb 26.|
|md. James Wright PHENEGER|
|2.||Richard (Dick) Munro VEAZIE b. 1942 Sep 21383. d. 2005 Nov 9.|
|md. Charlotte Ann CAMPION|
|3.||Donald Lynn VEAZIE b. 1944 Mar 26 at Newark, OH.|
|md. Paula Jeanne MEIER|
|4.||Bruce Jeffrey VEAZIE b. 1949 May 27 at Newark Hospital, Newark, Ohio.|
|md. 1) Justina Larwill HEISEY|
|md. 2) Lynne Ann KUCZYNSKI|