Advertisement
Advertisement

Robert Charles Gorsche (1932 - 1997)

A photo of Robert Charles Gorsche
Add photo
Robert Charles Gorsche
1932 - 1997
Born
December 1932
Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa United States
Death
1997
Alaska United States
Other Names
Duke
Summary
Robert Charles Gorsche was born in December 1932 in Dubuque, Iowa United States. He is the child of leopold gorsche and vivian (furlong) gorsche. According to his family tree, Robert was father to 5 children. Robert's partner was Mary Louise Gorsche, and they had children Donna Gorsche and Bruce Leo Gorsche. He was the parent of Morgan F. Gorsche with an unlisted partner. Robert's partner was Mary Louise Gorsche, and they had children Donna Gorsche and Bruce Leo Gorsche. He died in 1997 in Alaska at 64 years old. We know that Robert Charles Gorsche had been residing in Anchorage, Alaska United States.
3 Followers
Updated: June 9, 2022
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Introduction
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Robert Charles Gorsche. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Robert's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Robert is always remembered.
Update biography

Robert's biography

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Robert's life so that he is always remembered. What's this?

Biography
Robert Charles Gorsche
Most commonly known as
Robert Charles Gorsche
Full name
Duke
Other names or aliases
Anchorage, Alaska United States
Last known residence
Male
Gender
Robert Gorsche was born in in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa United States
Birth
Robert Gorsche died in in Alaska United States
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Robert.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Robert Charles Gorsche?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Robert's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Robert born and where did he live?
Childhood

Education

Did Robert finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Robert attend?

Religion

Was Robert a religious man?

Baptism

Was Robert baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what Robert did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Robert's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Robert serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Robert Gorsche?
View other bios of people named Robert Gorsche
Advertisement
Advertisement

Family Tree

Robert's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Gorsche family tree.
+ Add

Robert's Family Tree

Robert Charles Gorsche Robert Charles Gorsche
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Relationships

+ Add

Mary Louise Gorsche

&

Robert Charles Gorsche

Partners: Date unknown
Status: Together
Robert Charles Gorsche Robert Charles Gorsche
Child
+ Add

Unnamed Partner

&

Robert Charles Gorsche

Partners: Date unknown
Status: Together
Robert Charles Gorsche Robert Charles Gorsche
Partner
Child
+ Add

Mary Louise Gorsche

&

Robert Charles Gorsche

Partners: Date unknown
Status: Together
Robert Charles Gorsche Robert Charles Gorsche
Child

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Robert's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Photos

Nobody has shared photos of Robert Charles Gorsche! Please help add a face to the name by sharing a photo of Robert.

Photo
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Comments

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Robert.

Cancel
Kathy Pinna commented on May 02
Donna, I can't find anything yet but give the community (and me!) more time and maybe we can answer your questions.

Obituary

Share Robert's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Father to 5 children, he died in 1997 in Alaska at age 64. He was born in December 1932 in Dubuque, Iowa United States. Robert Charles Gorsche is the child of leopold gorsche and vivian (furlong) gorsche. According to his family tree, Robert's partner was Mary Louise Gorsche, and they had children Donna Gorsche and Bruce Leo Gorsche. He was the parent of Morgan F. Gorsche with an unknown partner. Robert's partner was Mary Louise Gorsche, and they had children Donna Gorsche and Bruce Leo Gorsche. We know that Robert Charles Gorsche had been residing in Anchorage, Alaska United States.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

1932 - 1997 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Robert's lifetime.

In 1932, in the year that Robert Charles Gorsche was born, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1944, he was just 12 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1962, he was 30 years old when on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

In 1982, he was 50 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1997, in the year of Robert Charles Gorsche's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

Back to Top