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William A. Reschke
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1898
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1981
Onondaga County
New York, USA

Born in 1898 in Syracuse, New York, William was the son of Johann/John A. and Justine (Bukowski) Reschke, emigrants from Kreifkohl, Kreis Dirschau, West Prussia, Germany (today near Tczew, Poland) who immigrated with their older children in 1888 on the ship WERRA.

His obituary appeared in the Syracuse Herald-American, Sunday, March 22, 1981, page C-15:

William A. Reschke

William A. Reschke, formerly of 105 Edtim Road, Eastwood, died yesterday at Crouse-Irving Memorial Hospital.

A life resident of Syracuse, Mr. Reschke was a Navy veteran of World War I. He was employed by the city of Syracuse's Department of Public Works until his retirement in 1960. Mr. Reschke was a member of American Legion Post 1276 for 45 years. He was a member of the Central Association of the Miraculous Medal and a member of the Oldtimers Bowling League. He was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Church.

Surviving are his wife. Loretta Crosby Reschke; two sons, William of East Syracuse and Robert of Orlando, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Belden Sterling of Ocean Springs, Miss., and Mrs. George Hayward of Chittenango; a brother, Anthony Reschke of Syracuse; 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Gang Memorial Chapel and at 9 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, DeWitt.

Calling hours are 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow.

Family links: 
  John M. Reschke (1853 - 1927)
  Justine Bukowski Reschke (1854 - 1928)
  Loretta Crosby Reschke (1897 - 1987)
  William A. Reschke (1920 - 2009)*
  Charles F. Reschke (____ - 1945)*
  Lena Reschke Jutton (____ - 1965)*
  Maria Anna Reschke (____ - 1886)*
  Johann Michael Reschke (1884 - 1886)*
  John F. Reschke (1888 - 1958)*
  Mary Reschke Thompson (1890 - 1964)*
  Fritz Reschke (1892 - 1892)*
  Anthony E. Reschke (1896 - 1983)*
  William A. Reschke (1898 - 1981)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Cemetery
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Created by: Memories of You
Record added: May 06, 2011
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William A. Reschke
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