Emmett Peter Van Deusen I (1878-1965) obituary
Emmett Peter Van Deusen, 87 of 302 51st Street West Bradenton, died Saturday at Manatee Memorial Hospital. Van Deusen was born in Jefferson, New York, and came to Bradenton 13 years ago from Detroit, Michigan. He was a retired boat dealer and a member of the Horseshoe Masonic Lodge of Middletown, New York. He is survived by four sons. Lloyd B. Van Deusen of Chicago Illinois; Emmett P. Van Deusen, Jr. of Atlanta Georgia; Robert R. Fulton of Jackson Michigan and Stuart F. Fulton of Ferndale, Michigan; a daughter, Mrs. Kathryn Johnson of Mercer Island, Washington; eight grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 2 p. m. Tuesday at Shannons Bradenton chapel with the Reverend Troy Brady, pastor of the Ecumenical United Brethren Church officiating. Cremation will follow.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune; Sarasota, Florida; November 7, 1965