William Wallace McGranahan
CEDAR RAPIDS RITES SET FOR PALO MANS, 85
Palo- William W. McGranahan, 85 of Palo, died in a local hospital Tuesday after a brief illness. Born Oct. 31, 1888, at Newhall he was married to Rose Griesy Jan 29, 1913, at Van Horne and had farmed in the Linn and Benton county area most of his life. He was a member of the Shellsburg Presbyterian Church and Benton city Masonic lodge No. 81, AF and AM.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son Lloyd of Cedar Rapids; a daughter Lois Ruth Yates of Palo; five grandchildren; and two sisters Esther Stanton of Cedar Rapids, and Olive Bull of Shellsburg.
Services will be conducted in Turner chapel west at 1:30 p.m. Thursday by the Revs. William Barber and Lee Roy Collins. Burial in Oakwood cemetery in Shellsburg...