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Peter Vincent Cerkan
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1907
Washington, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1975
Chehalis
Lewis County
Washington, USA

Pete was the son of Polish immigrants, Bolleck Cerkan and Francis Kotowski, who died when he was only two.

He married May Oma Weiss and was a father and grandfather. His lifetime trade was logging, but from 1927 to 1931 he was a professional light heavyweight boxer who went by the moniker "The Powerful Pole."  
 
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 Parents:
  Bollick Cerkan (1884 - 1973)
  Francis Kotowsky Cerkan (1883 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  May Oma Wiess Cerkan (1912 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  Stanley Cerkan (1904 - 1983)*
  Anna M. Cerkan Novak (1904 - 1971)*
  Frank Cerkan (1905 - 1974)*
  Peter Vincent Cerkan (1907 - 1975)
  Charles Cerkan (1925 - 1999)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Pe Ell
Lewis County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Jean
Record added: Mar 13, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8500182
Peter Vincent Cerkan
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In Remembrance
- Jacquelyn Hoffman Striplin
 Added: Jun. 14, 2016
Peter V. Cerkan --- you are not forgotten by any means. I never met you but I know much about you, vicariously, through reading about you and, more importantly, learning of your ruggedness in the boxing ring through conversation with one of your opponent...(Read more)
- John A. Bardelli
 Added: Jun. 8, 2016

- LYNNE
 Added: May. 25, 2016
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