Jerry Specht Family History

These webpages have documents and links pertaining to the ancestry of my father (Theodore R. Specht) and my mother (Dorothy Deissler Specht). Specht-Deissler Photographs

These documents are referenced in the family tree which I have entered in at . You will need to go there to see the family tree. Note: There are entries at for the Deissler/Fisher lineage too.
Rather than going directly to, check this first: Using . (This is info I created specifically for Specht/Deissler use.)

The Disappearance and Almost Certain Murder of Victor Deissler, Feb. 2, 1941, 10 pm - 11:30 pm And Without any Trace (a complementary analysis, with additional facts and including a “fictional recreation of what could have transpired the night of February 2, 1941”).

The Sharon Herald newspaper obituary of Theodore Specht
Words Spoken about Theodore Specht at his Visitation and Funeral Mass - Jan. 1 and 2, 2008 - by Gary Koch, Jim Specht, and Jerry Specht
The Sharon Herald newspaper obituary of Dorothy Specht
Words Spoken about Dorothy Specht at her Visitation and Funeral Mass - Feb. 15 and 16, 2008 - by Rosemary Koch and Jerry Specht
Mom and Dad's 60th Wedding Anniversary photos

Specht Ancestry (Ancestors of Albert Victor Specht)
Murphy/Brown Ancestry {Ancestors of Amesta Agatha (Murphy) Specht}

Original Materials:
Other Links: Thanks to Gary Tharp, James R. Murphy, and the many others who gathered the information on the ancestry of J. Garrett Murphy which you see on All of J. Garrett's ancestry in my tree was copied from the Gary Tharp tree.