Woodbury County

Orlie Dwain Coover



Orlie Dwain Coover was born 19 March 1924 at Holly Springs, Iowa. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He entered the service 19 January 1943 and was discharged 9 January 1946. He received the European African Medal, Asiatic Pacific, American Theatre and Victory Medal. Trained at Great Lakes, Illinois and served South Pacific and Japan.
He married E. Louise Bowers 27 December 1947. He was a member of the Morningside Lodge 615 AF&AM. He moved to Pasadena, California where he was a real estate broker. He died 29 November 1980 at Pasadena. Orlie is remembered as a loving and wonderful husband.

Source: Submitted by June Coover Folkers, a sister