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Wilbur Ernest "Rusty" Biesemeyer
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1925
Saline County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1984
Arizona, USA

Occupation: Boat designer
Church affiliation: Methodist
Military Service: U.S. Navy
Father: Arthur Ernest Biesemeyer
Mother: Valera Beatrice VALES Biesemeyer
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Wilbur Biesemeyer
Services for Wilbur "Rusty" Biesemeyer, 58, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Shumway's Lakeshore Chapel, 1815 S. Dobson Road in Mesa. Mr. Biesemeyer died Sunday, Oct. 14, 1984, at Pyle Memorial Hospital in Payson. He was born in Marshall, Mo., and lived in Arizona for 44 years. At the time of his death, he lived in Gisela near Payson. He was founder of Biesemeyer Boat Co., pioneers in the flat-bottom boat industry. He was a leader in the American Power Boat Association, and his boats hold many records in the APBA racing circuits and several world records. Mr. Biesemeyer started the company in 1958 and was known throughout the country as the founder and designer of Biesemeyer Boats. Survivors include his wife, Jean of Gisela; a son, Michael of Mesa; a brother, William of Mesa; a sister, Vera Hayter of Independence, Mo; and two grandchildren. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the mortuary. Interment will be at East Resthaven Cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Arthur Ernest Biesemeyer (1900 - 1969)
  Valera Beatrice Fales Biesemeyer (1905 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Jean Biesemeyer McCarty Weaver (1928 - 2013)
 
 Children:
  Michael Ernest Biesemeyer (1949 - 1993)*
 
 Sibling:
  Wilbur Ernest Biesemeyer (1925 - 1984)
  William Maurice Biesemeyer (1927 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Resthaven Park East Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Plot: Sec. O, Block 23, Lt 8, Sp. 5
 
Created by: J.L.
Record added: Sep 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116940974
Wilbur Ernest Rusty Biesemeyer
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Wilbur Ernest Rusty Biesemeyer
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Wilbur Ernest Rusty Biesemeyer
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- J.L.
 Added: Apr. 18, 2014
 
 
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