Donald J. Kersch, age 74, of York died Sunday, October 7, 2007 at York General Hospital. Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the McKown Funeral Home. The Rev. Rodney Kneifl will officiate. Burial will be in the Ss. Patrick/Joseph Cemetery near Platte Center. Visitation is Wednesday 4-8 p.m. at the McKown Funeral Home and Thursday 1:00 p.m. until service time.
Donald was born February 6, 1933 in Platte County, Nebraska to Frederick and Henrietta (Keller) Kersch. He received his education at Platte County District #28 and St. Mary's Catholic School near Humphrey. He worked in construction for various companies in the Columbus and Grand Island area. He enjoyed his dogs, fishing and was very proud of his son.
He is survived by:
Son: Kevin Kersch of Iraq
Sister: Geraldine Behle of Columbus, NE
Brother: Mark Kersch of Las Vegas, NV
He was preceded in death his parents and brother: Paul Kersch