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 John Francis Bissett

John Francis Bissett

Birth
Westernport, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Death 26 Mar 1933 (aged 51)
Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Burial Westernport, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Plot Section B, Lot 51
Memorial ID 100379539 · View Source
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"The Herald" (Piedmont, W.Va.),
Thursday 30 March 1933:

"Funeral services for John F. Bissett, who died Sunday afternoon at Allegany Hospital, Cumberland, were held from St. Peter's Catholic Church, Westernport, yesterday morning at 9 o'clock, with Solemn High Requiem Mass. Rev. J. E. Gedra was celebrant, Rev. Russell Phelan, deacon and Rev. A. Scarpati, subdeacon. Interment was in the parish cemetery.

Pallbearers were Thomas Fazenbaker, Ray McNemar, Edgar Lannon, James Johnson, John Dugan and J. J. Walsh.

Out of town persons attending the funeral were William Bissett, James Bissett, Francis Bissett, Thomas, W.Va.; John Manning, Mrs. Howard Kight, Mrs. James Brady, Frostburg; Miss Beatrice Manning, Mr. and Mrs. Frankland Hotchkiss, Mrs. Anna Murphy, Miss Gladys Murphy, Miss Gladys Bissett, Misses Madeline, Marie and Margaret Bissett, Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Fleming, Miss Gladys Harvey, Mrs. Richard Byers, Mrs. Walter Moore, Mrs. John Mullen, Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Jankey, Mr. and Mrs. Steve King, Cumberland; Mr. and Mrs. John Dorsey, Keyser; James Daugherty, Ridgeley; Miss Margaret Welsh, Terra Alta.

Mr. Bissett entered the hospital on March 19th and underwent an operation the following day.

Mr. Bissett was employed at the B. & O. shops at Keyser.

Surviving are his widow Mrs. Mary Bernadette Welsh Bissett and one son, John R. Bissett. Three sisters, Mrs. J. E. Healy and Mrs. Charles Spicer, Piedmont, and Mrs. Anna Murphy, Cumberland, and five brothers, Keyran Bissett, Ligouri E. Bissett and DeSales Bissett, Piedmont; M. J. Bissett, Cumberland, and William Bissett, Thomas, W.Va., also survive."

John Francis Bissett married Mary Bernadette Welsh 22 October 1917, St. Peter's, Westernport, Md.



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  • Created by: rds
  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100379539
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Francis Bissett (4 Dec 1881–26 Mar 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100379539, citing Saint Peters Catholic Cemetery, Westernport, Allegany County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by rds (contributor 47976878) .