Shelby County Indiana
The Shelbyville News
Harry Gessler, 74, Rushville died at 9 a.m. today at Major Hospital. He was ill for several years. He had lived in Rushville most of his life and was retired after working 42 years at the former Parke Furniture Factory in Rushville. Mr. Gessler was born in New Palestine, July 10, 1891, the son of William and Mary (Matlock) Gessler. He married Cecile Shaw in 1913 and she preceded in death in 1952.
Wednesday, October 19, 1965
DIES IN HOSPITAL
He is survived by a daughter, Miss Frances M. Gessler of Rushville and two sisters, Mrs. Albert Sweet of Rushville and Mrs. Orville Hill of Freeport.
Mr. Gessler was a member of the Methodist Church.
Services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the Moster and Sons Mortuary in Rushville with Rev. Stephen Zambos officiating and burial in at East Hill Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Thursday.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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