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1899 - 1952
Funeral services were held in St.
Henry's Catholic Church for Erwin A. Ruesch, 52, World War I veteran
and former U.S. sailor, who died February 5, 1952, after a brief illness. He
Rosary said by the Knights of Columbus at the Boyle Funeral Home. Interment was in St. Henry's Cemetery.
Mr. Ruesch was not married. He was a
native of Milwaukee, but had lived most of his life in Watertown. He was born
He had worked here as a grocer and later was a shipping clerk at the Village Blacksmith Folk plant.
Sister Mrs. Arthur Neis, Gary, Ind.
Brother George Ruesch, Milwaukee
Brother Henry Ruesch, Milwaukee
Brother Roland Ruesch, Watertown
Brother Edmund Ruesch, Gary, Ind.
He was a member of St. Henry’s Church, the Holy Name Society, the Watertown chapter of the Catholic War Veterans and also of Watertown council, Knights of Columbus. He was a former grand knight of the K. of C.