See also

Family of Heinrich "Henry" Chaim JASSY and Helen OEXLER

Husband: Heinrich "Henry" Chaim JASSY

Wife: Helen OEXLER

  • Name:

  • Helen OEXLER

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • Apr 4, 1890

  • Germany

  • Death:

  • c. 1973 (age 82-83)

  • Miami Beach, FL

Child 1: Evelyn JASSY

  • Name:

  • Evelyn JASSY

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • David A. HERSH (1907-1986)

  • Birth:

  • Nov 15, 1910

  • Baltimore, MD

  • Death:

  • Sep 4, 1965 (age 54)

  • Detroit, Wayne County, MI

Child 2: John David JASSY

  • Name:

  • John David JASSY

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Elayne MAY (1921-1978)

  • Birth:

  • Jun 27, 1918

  • Detroit, Wayne County, MI

  • Death:

  • Nov 20, 1981 (age 63)

  • Ft. Myers, FL

Note on Husband: Heinrich "Henry" Chaim JASSY

Ran away from home at age 15, went to Germany, lived with another

family (discovered playing cards on Tisha B'Av, couldn't take Orthodox

restrictions) Lived in Eger, "Austria" (N.E. of Budapest) prior to

emigration Left from Bremen Germany aboard Wittekind (North Lloyd

German Line) 1JUN 1910,arrived port of Baltimore 11 JUN 1910

Bootlegger in Detroit in 1920's; Took degree in chemistry in college,

Also worked as chocolatier, and sold pots and pans Wife Helen (born

Gentile) Work: Chairman, Commercial Acceptance Corp., money-lending

institution Divorced same wife Helen twice;she went to live in Italy

after 1st divorce, took children with her, educated them in Europe;

re-married a Jew after Henry's death Henry unmarried at time of death;

Helen not at his funeral Ben and Berl W. were pallbearers Buried

Temple Memorial Park Cemetery, Detroit, ? age 66 (Beth El Memorial

Park - 28120 6 Mile Rd., Livonia, MI , (313)421-5680) Naturalized U.S.

Citizen 15 DEC 1920, Cert. No. 1509346 Soc. Sec. No.\n377-01-3537

Congregation Beth El Member Date of Death and Burial rec'd from

Cemetery 10/14/93 (Phone)

Note on Wife: Helen OEXLER

Lady in waiting for German nobility (gentile); played with the

Kaiser's children After divorce (1st) from Henry, moved to Italy, took

children with her. Re-married another Jew after Henry Per Keith

Jassy (4/97), was converted to Judaism. Was married 2x after Henry,

and outlived both of these men. Lived last years and died in Miami

Beach FL