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Marylee Anderson Comisak was born in Paducah, KY, July 24, 1917, the daughter of Joseph Wheeler Anderson and Dessie Smith Anderson. She was raised in Paducah and attended St. Mary, Franklin Junior High and Tilghman High School, leaving the city at about the age of 18. She married John Comisak in Wellsburg, West Virginia, December 9, 1936, and they settled in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area. Marylee and her husband John and daughter Johanna returned to Paducah in 1955, and she remained here for the rest of her life.