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OWEN B. MUIR

Owen B. Muir, 80, of Porter Road, manager of the former Treadway Inn on Buffalo Avenue, died Saturday (Oct. 19, 1996) in Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Lewiston, following a long illness.

He was born in Cincinnati and moved to Niagara Falls as a young man.

He was a hotel manager for the Treadway Inn here and across the East Coast for many years.

He also worked as a desk clerk at the Hotel Niagara for 25 years.

During World War II, he served in the Army as a corporal with the 395th Military Police Escort Guard Company. He also served as a rifle marksman in the African-Middle Eastern Theater.

Muir was a member of St. Mary of the Cataract Catholic Church. He also was a member of the Disabled American Veterans.

His wife, the former Genevieve S. Mardon, died in 1992.

Survivors include a brother, Leslie.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. Mary of the Cataract Church, 259 Fourth St., after prayers at 9 in the Zajac Funeral Home, 319 24th St. Entombment will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery Mausoleum, Lewiston.

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