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Hotel proprietor and freight driver in Galtür, in the Austrian Tyrol.

Biographical summary

Franz Türtscher was one of the four children of Franz Anton and Emerenzia Türtscher, who owned the small hotels Rössle and Alpenhaus Fluchthorn in Galtür. In 1925 he married Berta Kathrein. In 1926, the ownership of the Hotel Rössle passed to him and his wife. The couple had several children. Franz died in an automobine accident in 1963.


  • Walter Köck, Tal aus, Tal ein. Erlebtes, Erhörtes, Erfragtes aus dem Paznaun (Galtür 1990), pp. 188–189, 310–311, 338–339
  • Walter Köck, Paznaun. Stürmisch bis heiter. Allerlei aus dem Paznaun (Galtür 1997), pp. 252 and 254–255


  • Marko Deisinger

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