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James WISSEL was born on 3 JUL 1914 in Braddock, PA.
He died on 11 SEP 2004 in Rivera Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida , and was buried in Cremated.
   Parents: John Boulin WISSEL (b. 13 SEP 1887) and Frances NOVAK (b. 1 MAR 1884)
   Graphics: Ancestry chart
   Other spouse: Loretta May MCDOUGAL (b. 5 MAR 1895).

Donna Otto was with Uncle Jim Wissel when he died. The doctors indicated
he had damage from the steel mills to his lungs along with Pancreatits.
Rosella, Donna and Robert went down to visit uncle Jimmy and he was not
doing well. He went into the hospital then into a nursing home it was
3 months before he died. Jimmys mobile home was hit by the second of the
two storms that hit Flordia in 2004.

Per Gladys Mobley, Mae Uncle Jim's first wife had a daughter that Jim
liked, but he married Mae instead. Aunt Ruth pressured Jim into marrying
Mae because she felt Mae had land in Pittsburgh. Gladys said her father
Chester Schrump said the land was worthless. Aunt Ruth also played a hand
in Jim marrying Clara. Gladys also felt Rita was not right in the head.

Clara (Clarabelle) WEED was born on 18 MAR 1910 in OH.
She died on 22 MAR 1994 in Riviera Beach, FL , and was buried on 26 MAR 1994 in Royal Palm Funeral Home & Cemetery, West Palm Beach, FL.
   Parents: Clarence R. WEED (b. 19 JUN 1875) and Ida Phoebe HANDY (b. 2 MAY 1880)
   Graphics: Ancestry chart
   Other spouse: Kenneth R. GRANT (b. 1909).

James WISSEL and Clara (Clarabelle) WEED were married on 17 SEP 1969 in Erie County, Ohio

Marriage Photo
Marriage Photo