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Frank Bernhard Duesler
Birth: May 14, 1871
Vienna
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1941
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

FATHER: William Duesler 1835-1915
MOTHER: Caroline Bernhard 1843-1915
WIFE: Eva Michel 1870-1947
MARRIED: Oct. 15, 1892, Erie, PA
CHILDREN:
1. Joseph Fred Duesler 1893-1957
2. Margaret Josephine Berigan 1894-1986
3. Allen Francis Duesler 1896-1959
4. Isabel Ann Duesler 1899-2000
5. George Alexander Duesler 1902-1960
6. Gladys Catherine Schaefer 1904-1977
7. Francis John Duesler 1907-1908
8. John Gordon Duesler 1909-1986
9. Eva Mary Pirozzi 1914-1993

Frank was born in Vienna, New York on May 14, 1871 and had two sisters Kate & Daisy, one brother Willard and a half-brother Alonzo and moved to Cleveland, Ohio with his parents in Sept. 1879 when he was 9. His parents were William and Caroline (nee Bernhard) Duesler.
He first appeared in the city directory in 1890 as a carpenter living at 95 Grand Ave. with his parents.
Frank was 21 when he married Eva Michel, she was 22, on Oct. 15, 1892 at St. Joseph's Church in Erie, PA. They were married by a Rev. B. Klecker.
The family appeared in the 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930 Cleveland census & the 1940 Akron census.
They lived in several houses until they bought a house at 1365 E. 90th (between Superior & Wade Park) in 1920 where they both lived until their deaths.
Frank was 22 when his first child, Joe, was born in 1893 and 43 when his last child, Mary, was born in 1914. He had four sons, Joe, Allen, George & John & four daughters, Daisy, Isabell, Gladys and Mary.
Frank started at U.S. Rubber as a foreman and became a superintendent before he retired about 1936. He enjoyed sports & played team baseball for the Rubber Co. After his retirement he was a night watchman in Akron. Frank enjoyed sports and playing cards.
Frank was a good lookin young man with brown eyes and light brown hair. In a picture taken in 1934 he looks to have lost most of his hair, was on the portly side and was about 6' tall.
Frank & Eva had been married 49 years and were living in the 90th St. house when he died Jan. 31, 1941 at the age of 69 from broncho pneumonia and arteriosclerosis.
He is buried at Knollwood Cemetery in Mayfield Hts, Ohio - Sec. 17, Lot 56 along with his son and daughter-in-law, Joe & Marie. Eva died 6 years later on March 9, 1947 & is buried at Calvary Cemetery. He had eleven grandchildren.

OBIT: CLEVELAND PRESS; 2/3/1941
FRANK B. DUESLER, beloved husband of Eva (nee Michel), father of Joseph, Mrs. Daisy Berigan, Allen, Isabel, George, Mrs. Gladys Schaefer, John and Mrs. Mary Schweitzer of Garfield, NJ; brother of Mrs. Bernadine Shaub of Wheeling, W. Va., and grandfather, at his late residence, 1365 E. 90 st., Saturday, Feb. 1. Funeral, Tuesday, Feb. 4, from the Wm. A. Nunn Funeral Home, 2690 East Blvd., at 2 p.m.

OHIO DEATH CERTIFICATE, FILE #7580; CUYAHOGA CO.
FRANK DUESLER, married to Eva Duesler, worker at U.S. Rubber, residing 1365 S. 90th St.; Cleveland, OH when he passed away at Womens Hospital, Cleveland, on Jan. 31, 1941 at 11:45 p.m. from broncho pneumonia due to arterio-sclerosis at age 69 yrs. 7 mos. Interment at Knollwood Cemetery, Mayfield Hts. Oh,
Informant was son Joseph Duesler of same address. He stated that Frank was born in Rome, New York on May 14, 1871. His parents were William Duesler born in New York and Caroline Bernhard born in Baden, Germany.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Duesler (1835 - 1915)
  Caroline Bernhard Duesler (1843 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Eva Michel Duesler (1870 - 1947)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Frederich Duesler (1893 - 1957)*
  Margaret Josephine Duesler Berigan (1894 - 1986)*
  Allen Francis Duesler (1896 - 1959)*
  Isabel Ann Duesler (1899 - 2000)*
  George Alexander Duesler (1902 - 1960)*
  Gladys Catherine Duesler Schaefer (1904 - 1977)*
  Francis John Duesler (1907 - 1908)*
  John Gordon Duesler (1909 - 1986)*
  Mary Eva Duesler Pirozzi (1914 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alonzo Duesler (1856 - 1917)**
  Catherine P Duesler Chalmers (1865 - 1927)*
  Willard Ellsworth Duesler (1868 - 1922)*
  Frank Bernhard Duesler (1871 - 1941)
  Bernadine Duesler Shaub (1874 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Knollwood Cemetery
Mayfield Heights
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec 17, Lot 56
 
Created by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Record added: Nov 26, 2012
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 Added: Jul. 1, 2014
 
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