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William John Geschwend
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1885, Germany
Death: Sep. 29, 1961
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

WILLIAM GESCHWEND
Garage foreman at Detroit's Railway Express Agency until his retirement 10 years ago. Mr. Geschwend died Friday while visiting his daughter, Mrs. Meta Giraard at her home at 26335 Woodlore, Franklin.

Mr. Geschwend, 75, had lived in Florida for the last six years. He was a member of Kilwinning Lodge No. 297, F. & A.M. and the International Association of Machinists.

Mr. Geschwend is survived by his wife, Clara; two daughters, Mrs. Girard, and Mrs Carolyn Benedick; a son, Martin; a sister and five grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday in the Northwest Chapel of the William R. Hamilton Co., 18900 James Couzens. Burial will be in Woodmere Cemetery.

Detroit Free Press newspaper 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Gottlieb Geschwindt (1850 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Anna Herbst Geschwend (1890 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Martin Gottlieb Geschwend (1916 - 1973)*
  Carolyn May Geschwend Benedick (1920 - 2005)*
  Russell William Geschwend (1922 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leopold George Geschwend (1877 - 1959)*
  Anna B Geschwindt Oatman (1880 - 1953)*
  William John Geschwend (1885 - 1961)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodmere Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Greenlawn Lot 224
 
Created by: Carol Lutz
Record added: Jan 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10401153
William John Geschwend
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William John Geschwend
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William John Geschwend
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