Forrest R. ‘Sonny’ Kerstetter
Forrest R. “Sonny” Kerstetter Jr., 83, of Milroy, passed away Saturday morning, Aug. 10, 2019, at his home.
Born May 16, 1936, in Milroy, he was a son of the late Forrest R. and Claramae (Ranck) Kerstetter. His wife, Joan M. (Lepley) Kerstetter, whom he married Sept. 11, 1969, survives.
Also surviving are: siblings, Bonnie Dalby, of Reedsville, Walter Jim Kerstetter, of Sunbury, Duane “Tip” Kerstetter, of Milroy, Mary Secrest of Mount Union, Lorie Treaster, of Yeagertown; his mother-in-law, Dorothy Lepley; and many neices and nephews. Sonny was preceded in death by a brother, Barry Gene Kerstetter in 1994.
He had worked at Himes 322 Service Center and a couple of other garages in the area. He retired from Howard C. Kline NAPA Auto Parts, Valley Street, Lewistown. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a 1955 graduate of Armagh-Brown High School. He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge No.143, City Hook and Ladder and the Milroy American Legion. He enjoyed going to auctions with his best friend, Jim Renninger.
Per Sonny’s wishes, there will be no services. Memorial contributions can be made to: Family Hospice, 129 Main St., Suite T, Lewistown, PA 17044. For online condolences, visit bohnfuneralhome.com.