|Birth: ||Jun. 26, 1921|
|Death: ||Dec. 15, 2003|
Reverend Francis Buerger, age 82 of Hamilton, passed away in Christ Hospital, Cincinnati on Monday, December 15, 2003 at 9:05 A.M. He was born in Wyoming, Ohio n June 26, 1921 the son of Joseph and Susanna (Weber) Buerger.
Father Buerger was a Roman Catholic Priest for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, serving numerous parishes in the Archdiocese since his ordination on February 28, 1948 retiring from Holy Name Catholic Church in Trenton. After his retirement he became the active Chaplain for Mercy Franciscan at Schroder until his death. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus #968 in Hamilton and a member of the Fourth Degree Liebold Assembly in Cincinnati.
Father Buerger is survived by two brothers; Gregory Buerger of Cincinnati and Aloysius Buerger of Monroe. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Paul, John and Joseph and two sisters, Mary Sieber and Bernadette Buerger. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in Holy Name Cathlic Church, 222 Hamilton Ave., Trenton, Ohio on Friday, December 19, 2003 at 11 A.M. with Bishop Carl K. Moeddel, Celebrant. Burial will be Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Holy Name Catholic Church, Trenton, Ohio on Thursday from 4-8 P.M.
Published in The Cincinnati Enquirer on December 17, 2003
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