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William Joseph DeRosie
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Birth: May 3, 1894
Ironwood
Gogebic County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1972
Ironwood
Gogebic County
Michigan, USA

William DeRosie was born 3 May 1894 in Ironwood, Michigan. He was the son of Narcisse and Alphonsine [Gaumond] DesRosiers, who are both buried in the Riverside Cemetery.

He was the first husband of Helen Marie Laurent DeRosie, Mcquern.

Funeral services for William J. DeRosia, 77 Black River Road, who died Tuesday morning, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Ambrose Catholic church. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery. {Block 5 Lot 50}

The Nyberg-Miller Mortuary will open for visitation at 5 p.m. Thursday and liturgical prayers will be said at 8:15 that night at the mortuary.

Mr. DeRosia was born May 3, 1894 in Ironwood and was a lifelong resident of the area. He received his schooling at St. Ambrose School and after school worked for various contractors as a carpenter.

He was a member of St. Ambrose Church.

One daughter and two sons survive: Mrs. Harvey Johnston, Tucson Arizona, William J. Grand Forks, N.D. and Edward W. Hot Springs, Ark: three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and two brothers Philip, Ironwood, and Thomas Detroit.

He is an uncle to Raymond W. Fitch, my husband. 
 
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 Parents:
  Narcisse DesRosiers (1858 - 1926)
  Alphonsina Alfreda Mary Gaumond DesRosiers (1859 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Marie Laurent McQuern (1897 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Francis DeRosie (1919 - 1920)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jennie DesRosiers Russell (1888 - 1917)*
  Alfred DeRosia (1889 - 1962)*
  Joseph Xavier DeRosia (1891 - 1959)*
  Ernest Derosia (1892 - 1957)*
  William Joseph DeRosie (1894 - 1972)
  Archibald DeRosie (1897 - 1970)*
  Philip DeRosier (1900 - 1990)*
  Mary DesRosiers (1903 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Ironwood
Gogebic County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Nell {Scott} Fitch
Record added: Sep 02, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15587626
William Joseph DeRosie
Added by: Nancy Nell {Scott} Fitch
 
William Joseph DeRosie
Added by: Jo Phillips
 
William Joseph DeRosie
Added by: Jo Phillips
 
 
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