Dorance R. Don “Mud Duck” Kurschinske Sr, age 82, of Pevely, Missouri, passed away on February 19, 2017, at his home. He was born October 11, 1934, in Oil City, Pennsylvania. Don was a 20 year retired TSGT for the USAF and member of the VFW Festus. He enjoyed playing pool and family gatherings.
He is survived by:
Son-Clyde Kurschinske, of Pevely, Missouri
Son-Dorance Kurschinske Jr., of Cedar Hill, Missouri
Son-Donald (Linda Reid) Kurschinske, of Cedar Hill, Missouri
Daughter-Debra Schearer-Kurschinske, of Pevely, Missouri
Daughter-Linda (Samuel) Drinnin, of Hillsboro, Missouri
His Grandchildren-D’artangnan, Joshua, Jessica, Mike, Melissa, Jennifer, Amy, Amanda, Chelsie, Joey, Jenna, Rachel, Jason, Matthew, Samuel “Lee,” and August R.
Also survived by 29 great grandchildren, cousins, other extended family and friends.
Preceded in death by:
Wife-Cecelia Jane Kurschinske
Son-Gary L. Kurschinske
Father-Richard W. Kurschinske
Memorial Service April 3, 2017, from 5 to 7pm at Cedar Hill First Baptist, Cedar Hill, Missouri.
Interment of ashes will take place at Jefferson Barrack’s National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.