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Jesse Everett Sisk
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1916
Gallatin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1998
Harper Woods
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Jess Sisk

Jess Sisk, 82, of Detroit, MI., formerly of Equality, died Monday, June 29, 1998 in Detroit.

He was born in Junction on Feb., 5, 1916 to the late Samuel and Elizabeth (Wood) Sisk.

His wife, the former Bernice Glover, preceded him in death.

Surviving are five children: Jean Stockel, Vicki Polderdyke, Eddie Sisk, Kenny Sisk, and Larry Sisk, all of Detroit, 14 grandchildren also survive along with the following brothers and sisters, Nathilea Prather, Herbert Sisk and Peggy Sisk, all of Equality, Carroll Sisk of Vienna, Helen Hibbs of Fort Worth, Texas, Thomas Sisk of Tucson, Ariz. And Thelma DeLost of Canton.

He was preceded in death by a twin brother, Jewell Sisk; two brothers, Cecil Sisk and Bill Sisk, two sisters, Beulah Wyant and Nigel Sisk and a son, Donald Sisk.

Mr. Sisk operated a sewing machine sale service in Detroit for more than 30 years.

He graduated from Equality High School in 1934 and was a member of the basketball team that took third place in the state basketball tournament that year under the direction of coach Dolph Stanley.

Funeral Services took place in Detroit on Friday, July 3rd.

Interred at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan.
Family links: 
  Samuel Hall Sisk (1888 - 1957)
  Mary Elizabeth Wood Sisk (1888 - 1941)
  Helen Bernice Glover Sisk (1918 - 1974)*
  Donald Everett Sisk (1938 - 1990)*
  Ralph Edward Sisk (1950 - 2002)*
  Cecil Hall Sisk (1906 - 1975)*
  Helen Viella Sisk Hibbs (1907 - 2004)*
  William Claude Sisk (1909 - 1965)*
  Teddy Carroll Sisk (1910 - 2000)*
  Nathilea Rebecca Sisk Brinkley Prather (1912 - 2011)*
  Nigel Maxine Sisk (1914 - 1926)*
  Jewell Elbert Sisk (1916 - 1991)*
  Jesse Everett Sisk (1916 - 1998)
  Beulah Elizabeth Sisk Wyant (1918 - 1989)*
  Herbert Lee Sisk (1920 - 2004)*
  Thelma C. Sisk DeLost (1924 - 2013)*
  Teresa Sisk (1928 - 1928)*
  Loetta Sisk (1928 - 1928)*
  Marion Gene Sisk (1928 - 1928)*
  Peggy Ann Sisk (1930 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 1
Created by: Michael DeLost
Record added: Dec 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82107412
Jesse Everett Sisk
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Jesse Everett Sisk
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Jesse Everett Sisk
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Remembering you Uncle Jess
- Michael DeLost
 Added: Jul. 2, 2012

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