ALGOMA, Wis. -- Millie Rabas, who with her husband, James, founded Algoma Motors in 1937, died on Aug. 21. She was 97.
They started with GMC trucks and Nash cars in 1937. In 1938, they added Pontiac; and in 1983, Buick. Rabas was active in the business all her life. James Rabas Sr. died in 1989. Sons James Jr. and Jeff Rabas run the dealership now.