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Gilbert Cyril "Gil" Niesen
Birth: Sep. 8, 1918
Flat Rock
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1967
Cheboygan
Cheboygan County
Michigan, USA

Father of seven (7) children:
Sharon L. Niesen
Barbara J. Niesen Bur (1942-2002) age 60
Gilbert H. Niesen (1946-2013) age 66
David John Niesen (1949-1986) age 37
Mary A. Niesen
Elna T. Niesen
Keith E. Niesen

A TRIBUTE published in the pages of THE BAY CITY TIMES, BAY CITY, MICHIGAN ~ DEC 28, 1967

Memorial Obituary, then his picture and under Gil's picture reads; "Entered Into Eternal Rest Tuesday, Dec. 26, 1967."

CHEBOYGAN CONTRACTOR DEAD AT 49
CHEBOYGAN ~ Gilbert C. Niesen, 49, well known leader of Northern Michigan Veteran activities, died suddenly Tuesday at his home.

A World War II Purple Heart veteran, he has been a Post Commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars, and also served as District VFW commander for Northern Michigan.

He was a technical sergeant in WWII, and fought in the campaign into Germany.
He owned and operated the Niesen Construction Co. in Cheboygan.

Survivors are the widow, Virginia; three sons, Gilbert, Detroit, David, Cheboygan, and Keith at home; four daughters, Mrs. Keith Thibeault, Mrs. Leo Bur, and Mary and Elna; and his mother, Mrs. Josephine Niesen, Cheboygan.

Funeral services were being held today at St. Francis Catholic Church, with burial in St. Francis parish cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Benjamin Niesen (1887 - 1967)
  Josephine Sarah LaPointe Niesen (1896 - 1990)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia Marie Berden Niesen (1920 - 2006)
 
 Children:
  Barbara Jeanne Niesen Bur (1942 - 2002)*
  Gilbert Harlen Niesen (1946 - 2013)*
  David John Niesen (1949 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Iveral John Niesen (1916 - 1998)*
  Gilbert Cyril Niesen (1918 - 1967)
  Evelyn Anna Mae Niesen Maltby (1922 - 1998)*
  Thelma Louise Niesen Neelis (1923 - 1999)*
  John Arthur Niesen (1932 - 2010)*
  Arlene Theresa Niesen Farrow (1934 - 1990)*
  Ruth Almira Niesen Charboneau (1937 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Francis of Assisi Cemetery
Alverno
Cheboygan County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Plot 12, Niesen-Berden Memorial
 
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