2938. Grandville Lee Wayland was born on 18 November 1895. He died on 16 January 1953 at the age of 57 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa. He was buried in Soldier's Circle, Oakland Cemetery, Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa. Grandville Lee Wayland, known as Lee, was born 18 November 1895 and died 16 January 1953. He is buried in Soldiers Circle in Oakland Cemetery in Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa. He lived most of his life in Fort Madison, Iowa. He was married twice, first to Viola M. Gehle, whom he married on 14 November 1923, and second to Myrtle ______ Griffith, whom he married on 2 February 1928. His second wife, Myrtle, was born 21 May 1900 and died 8 March 1985. She had one daughter, Helen Lee Griffith, by her first marriage.
Lee was a World War I veteran, and later commander of the American Legion Post "82" in Fort Madison. He was employed by the State of Iowa as a mail inspector at the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison from 1924 until his death in 1953. He was active in the Iowa Moose Association, and was vice-president at the time of his death.
There was one child born to the first marriage.
Grandville Lee Wayland and Viola M. Gehle had the following children: