Otis S. Bersing

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Otis S. Bersing

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Birthplace: Blair, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, United States
Death: October 01, 1978 (77)
La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States (Car Accident)
Place of Burial: Blair, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Simon E. Bersing and Helene Bersing
Husband of Anne "Marie" Bersing

Occupation: Teacher, Dept. of Nat. Res.
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About Otis S. Bersing

Eau Claire Leader Telegram
10 Oct 1978 pg 1 and obit pg 5

LA CROSSE — A 77-year-old former Blair man died Monday at Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse of injuries he received in a Sept. 27 accident in Blair. Otis S. Bersing, Madison, was injured 12 days ago when the car he was driving apparently pulled in front of a semi truck unit. Since the accident, Bersing had been in the hospital’s intensive care unit. His wife, A. Marie Bersing, 77, remains hospitalized with a fractured leg. The accident occured on Highway 95 and Broadway Street in the city of Blair. Bersing’s death was the sixth traffic fatality recorded this year in Trempealeau County.

Otis Bersing BLAIR — Otis S. Bersing, 77, Madison, formerly of Blair, died at Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, of injuries sustained in a Sept. 27 car accident here. The Blair native married Marie Peterson Nov. 21, 1925, in Blair. He was a 1923 graduate of the University of Wisconsin. He taught high school at Peshtigo and was employed for 32 years by the Department of Natural Resources. He was a 12-year member of the Madison Civic Symphony Orchestra and was active in several statewide conservation and historical organizations. He was the author of two books and numerous articles about conservation and historical subjects. Survivors include his wife. A daughter Marilyn died in 1963.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Jack Funeral Home, Blair, with burial in Zion Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. until services Thursday at the funeral home.

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Otis S. Bersing's Timeline

1901
March 21, 1901
Blair, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, United States
1978
October 1, 1978
Age 77
La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States
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Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Blair, Trempealeau County, Wisconsin, United States