John K. Dreisbach, 55, 1320 Broadway, died Sunday afternoon in St. Elizabeth Community Hospital.
Mr. Dreisbach was born at Topeka, Kansas, on Oct. 21, 1915. He Graduated from St. Francis Academy and served as a pilot during World Was II. He was also an instructor in B17 aircraft. He was employed by Allison-Fortner Supply Co. for a number of years and by Burnt River Lumber Company for the past 15 years.
Mr. Dreisbach was a member of the Cahto Catholic Church and was past Exalted Ruler of BPOE No.338.
Mr. Dreisbach is survived by his widow, Jeannette; his mother, Mrs. Anna Maude Dreisbach, both of Baker, and a brother, Father Charles Dreisbach, Gervais, Ore.
Recitation of the Rosary for Mr. Dreisbach will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Langrell Mortuary Chapel. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Francis Cathedral with Fr. Charles Dreisbach officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Graveside services will be conducted by officers of Baker Elk Lodge No. 338.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that those who wish may donate to Father Flanigan’s Boys Town in memory of John and Jack Dreisbach. These donations may be left at the Langrell Mortuary Chapel.
Baker Democrat Herald – – December 22, 1970.