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William Herman Zessin
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1890
Madison
Madison County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 29, 1975
Madison
Madison County
Nebraska, USA

William Herman Zessin, Fourth Child of Eight, Second Son of Hermann & Ernestine (Rathel) Zessin.

Brother of Louise (Dittberner), Rosetta (Boysen), Oscar, Herman, Lillie (Sattler), Bertha (Eucker) and Albert Zessin.

Husband of Matilda Phoebe White.

Father of Three: Milda (Ochsner), Ruben and Willard Zessin.

Obituary
*Madison Star Mail Newspaper, Madison, Nebraska - May 1975*
Services for William H. Zessin of Madison were held 2 p.m. Monday, June 2, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Madison. The Rev. John O. Feierabend officiated.
William H. Zessin, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Zessin, was born on a farm southwest of Madison, January 1, 1890 and died Thursday morning, May 29, in a Norfolk hospital he entered May 20th. He was 85 years of age.
April 17, 1912, he married Matilda White of Madison. They lived on a farm southwest of Madison until 1928 when they moved to a farm near Newman Grove. In 1934 they moved to Madison where Mr. Zessin has since resided. Mrs. Zessin passed away Aug. 21, 1973.
He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Milda Ochsner; two sons, Ruben Zessin and Willard Zessin, all of Madison; five grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; three sisters; Mrs. Bertha Eucker of Norfolk, Mrs. Lillie Sattler and Mrs. Rose Boysen, both of Madison.
Mr. Zessin was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Matilda, three brothers and one sister.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hermann Zessin (1853 - 1907)
  Ernestine Rathel Zessin (1863 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda Phoebe White Zessin (1894 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Ruben Zessin (1913 - 2003)*
  Milda L. Zessin Ochsner (1914 - 2013)*
  Willard F. Zessin (1924 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ferdenand Zessin (1883 - 1883)*
  Louise Henrietta Zessin Dittberner (1884 - 1948)*
  Rosetta Henrietta Zessin Boysen (1885 - 1981)*
  Oscar Henry Zessin (1888 - 1974)*
  William Herman Zessin (1890 - 1975)
  Herman Jacob Zessin (1892 - 1968)*
  Lillie M. Zessin Sattler (1894 - 1980)*
  Bertha Frieda Zessin Eucker (1899 - 1993)*
  Albert Zessin (1899 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Madison
Madison County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: William Peel
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55744107
William Herman Zessin
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William Herman Zessin
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William Herman Zessin
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Rest in Peace William.
- William Peel
 Added: Oct. 28, 2014

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