"Baltzer Schissler died yesterday afternoon at 3 o'clock at home, 126 South Hedges street of diseases incidental to old age, he being 85 years old at the time of his demise.Mr. Schissler was born in Germany in 1817 and in 1862 he married Margaret Markwood who survives him.Soon after their marriage Mr. and Mrs Schissler came to America and they have lived in this city over fifty years. Ten children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Schissler of who six survive the father: George Schissler, Baltzer Schissler, Louis Schissler, Mrs Barbara Houston, Mrs Elizabeth McConner and Mrs Katherine Smith.The funeral will be held from the late residence tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock conducted by Rev. Mr. Peru."