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Frank Joseph Dorsa
Birth: Aug. 11, 1907
Death: Jan. 17, 1996

Inventor, Entrepreneur. A native of San Jose, Dorsa and his brothers, Anthony and Sam, founded a food company in 1932, which they later named Eggo Food Products. In 1938 they purchased a potato chip company and shortly afterwards, Frank invented the continuous potato peeler to speed up the production process. In 1953 he invented a machine that allowed him to mass produce frozen waffles and his resulting product, the Eggo waffle, became an instant hit. The Dorsa family continued to own Eggo until it was sold to Kellogg's in 1966. (bio by: G.Photographer) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Evelyn Mary Dorsa (1908 - 2000)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Leland Dorsa (1944 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Madronia Cemetery
Saratoga
Santa Clara County
California, USA
Plot: Block: 61 Lot: 11 Location: No. 6
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: El Memorializer
Record added: Aug 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29045939
Frank Joseph Dorsa
Added by: G.Photographer
 
Frank Joseph Dorsa
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- melinda
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

- sniksnak
 Added: Jan. 17, 2013
Happy Birthday, you "Let go of your Eggo"
- a sincere fan
 Added: Aug. 11, 2012
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