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Chester Erwin Kersten
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1922
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1993
Janesville
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA

"The Janesville Daily Gazette", Janesville, Wisconsin, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1993, p 2B.

JANESVILLE - Chester Erwin Kersten, age 71, of 109 N. Walnut St., died Tues. evening, Nov. 2, 1993, at home. He was born of Feb. 4, 1922, the son of Reinhold and Frieda (Nightingale) Kersten. Chester served in the 81st Combat Engineer - 106th Infantry Division in the Armed Forces. He married Helen Lila Hoesly on Nov. 20, 1943, at St. John Lutheran Church. Mr. Kersten was employed for 35 years at General Motors, retiring in 1982. He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and U.A.W. Local #95.

Surviving are his wife, Helen; a son, Richard Chester Kersten and a daughter-in-law, Fallon Tresa Kersten of Janesville; 4 granddaughters; 3 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Roy Kersten and Roger Kersten and wife, Jean, all of Janesville; a sister-in-law, Lois Kersten; and a close aunt, Emma Landsvork of Janesville. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers, and a sister.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Fri., Nov. 5, at St. John Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Milton Lawns Memorial Park. [transcribed by Jon Saunders, contributor 47674050] 
 
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 Parents:
  Reinhold Albert Louis Kersten (1895 - 1956)
  Frieda Nightingale Kersten (1899 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Richard Chester Kersten (1946 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roy Merton Kersten (1919 - 2003)*
  Chester Erwin Kersten (1922 - 1993)
  Myrtle M Kersten Hagen (1924 - 1993)*
  Clifford Owen Kersten (1927 - 1989)*
  Russell Kersten (1931 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Milton Lawns Memorial Park
Janesville
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Sue
Record added: Sep 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76282174
Chester Erwin Kersten
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