Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Tombstone Tuesday: Joseph John and Dorothea (Andre) Gersbacher
Joseph John Gersbacher was born on 8 May 1879 in Niederwihl, Waldshut, Baden, Germany. (In the United States, he gave his date of birth as 12 May 1880.) He was the son of John Gersbacher and Kunigunde Dreier. His second wife, Dorothea Andre, was born on 28 June 1887 in St. Louis, Missouri. Joseph died on 4 September 1970, and Dorothea died on 16 January 1988. They are buried in New Saint Marcus Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri.