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Bernard "Bernie" Chesler
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1919
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 2007
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA

Bernard "Bernie" Chesler, 87, was born on Dec. 24, 1919, in Chicago and died at 8:20 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and retired from Shell Chemical of California in 1972 and Copolymer of Baton Rouge in 1982. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Doris Chesler; two sons, Bradley H. Chesler and his wife, Linda, of Birmingham, Ala., and Jon Chesler of Baton Rouge; a daughter, Linda Chesler of Huntington Beach, Calif.; two grandchildren, Adam Chesler and Sara Chesler; sister, Dorothy Glickman of Chicago; as well as many other relatives and friends. He was a 1941 graduate of the University of Chicago. The family would like to offer special thanks to the nurses, doctors and the entire St. James community who attended to Bernie's needs as well as his private caregivers, especially to Cynthia Dixon and Jackie Netter. Memorial donations may be sent Temple B'nai Israel, Alzheimer's Services of the Capital Area or your favorite charity. Visitation will be at Temple B'nai Israel, 3354 Kleinert Ave., conducted by Rabbi Corie Yutkin. Entombment will follow in Resthaven Gardens of Memory Mausoleum. Rabenhorst Funeral Home East is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Advocate from 8/31/2007 - 9/2/2007. 
Resthaven Gardens of Memory and Mausoleum
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Rita Graves
Record added: Sep 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21362260
Bernard Bernie Chesler
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