MRS. FREDERICK M. (JESSIE BLAIR) GILBRETH

Mrs. Frederick Gilbreth (Jessie Blair) died on January 13, 2005. Mrs. Gilbreth was born in Mount Vernon, NY, on June 22, 1919 to Dr. and Mrs. John H. Tallman. She graduated from Barnard College in 1941, and was employed as a laboratory technician at Columbia Prebysterian Hospital in New York before moving to California to marry Second Lieutenant Frederick M. Gilbreth on August 13, 1943. When his service ended in 1945 they moved to Mt. Vernon and in 1951 Larchmont, where they raised their family.

Mrs. Gilbreth was an avid sailor as a member of the Huguenot Yacht Club, the Forstbite Yacht Club, the Cruising Club, Manhasset Bay Yacht Club, and Larchmont Yacht Club.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter Susan Kaseler of Bainbridge Island, WA, a son Frank of Mahopac, NY and another son John of Larchmont, NY as well as seven grandchildren. Services will be private.

JOHN J. FOX FUNERAL HOME, INC.
2080 Boston Post Rd.
Larchmont, NY
914) 834-0144



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