Pvt Cleo L Beisser

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Pvt Cleo L Beisser

  • Birth 11 Sep 1896 Philo, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 14 Jun 1973 Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Duncan Falls, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 8616399

Obituary from The Times Recorder, Zanesville, Ohio, June 15, 1973

Cleo L. Beisser

Cleo L. Beisser, 76, of Philo, Route 1, a retired employee of the Ohio Power Co., and a farmer, died at 6:32 a.m. Thursday in Bethesda Hospital.

He had been taken to the hospital on Tuesday after suffering a fractured hip.

Mr. Beisser had retired from the Ohio Power Co. in 1958.

Born Sept. 12, 1896, in Muskingum County, he was a son of John and Sohia Eppley Beisser, and had spent his lifetime in this area.

Surviving are a son, Ralph H. of Freeland, Pa.; three daughters, Mrs. Victor (Marion) Miller of Westminister, Calif., Mrs. Dwight (Dorothy) Cain of Cambridge, Route 5 and Mrs. Lawrence (Balnche) Drumm of Newark Rout 6; two brothers, Elmer of Philo and Clyde of Duncan Falls; two sisters, Miss Hilda Beisser of 742 Westbourne Avenue and Mrs. Frank (Florence) Swingle of 1125 Richey Road; nine grand children and three great-grandchildren .

His wife, Florence, died in 1972. One daughter, Mrs. Mildred Leyland, preceded him in death in 1971 and a son, Chester, was reported missing in action in the European Theater during World War II.

Two brothers, Walter and Howard, also are deceased.

Friends may call after 7 this evening and 3 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday in the Clyde E. Thompson Funeral Home in Duncan Falls.

"Ohio Miliary Men, 1917-18" also shows that Cleo L. Beisser served in the National Army during WWI.

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  • Created by: Fred Beisser
  • Added: 9 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8616399
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Cleo L Beisser (11 Sep 1896–14 Jun 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8616399, citing Duncan Falls Cemetery, Duncan Falls, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Fred Beisser (contributor 46555840) .