Obituaries

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1970 - 2019
Service Date: Nov 16, 2019
1933 - 2019
Service Date: Nov 5, 2019
1940 - 2019
Service Date: Nov 2, 2019
1979 - 2019
Service Date: Oct 31, 2019
1963 - 2019
Service Date: Oct 29, 2019
1926 - 2019
Service Date: Oct 21, 2019
1965 - 2019
Service Date: Oct 4, 2019
1917 - 2019
Service Date: Oct 1, 2019
1941 - 2019
Service Date: Sep 26, 2019
1960 - 2019
Service Date: Sep 13, 2019
1931 - 2019
Service Date: Sep 11, 2019
1947 - 2019
Service Date: Sep 4, 2019
1961 - 2019
Service Date: Aug 22, 2019

History

Back in 1888 Myron C. Combs founded the original Meserole Funeral Home conducting funerals form a small two room one story building on Lord Ave. For many years Mr. Combs was the only funeral director in the area known as “The Rockaways”. In 1921 Frank D. Meserole after becoming a licensed funeral director joined his uncle in the business. In 1923 when Mr. Combs died Frank took over the business. A modern new building on the corner of Lord and Wanser Ave. was constructed and opened in 1928. After some time Frank’s son F. Wesley Meserole became a licensed funeral director and joined his father in 1931. Ten years later F. Wesley Meserole’s wife Georgina became a licensed director and assisted her husband in running the business.