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Marion DeFore (Holm)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Death: Died in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Place of Burial: Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Kai Holm and Olaug Holm
Wife of Don DeFore
Mother of <private> Welch (DeFore); <private> DeFore; <private> Burdine (DeFore); <private> DeFore and <private> Moore (DeFore)
Sister of Kenneth Georg Holm

Occupation: noted Big Band jazz vocalist of the late 1930s,
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About Marion DeFore (Holm)

Former vocalist in the Big Band era. Sang with Henry Busse and His Orchestra between 1935 and 1939, and Art Kassel and "His Castles in the Air" Orchestra between 1939 and 1942. Ended her singing career when she married Don DeFore.

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Marion Holmes's Timeline

1918
January 21, 1918
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
1942
February 14, 1942
Age 24
2011
November 17, 2011
Age 93
Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States
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Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA