|John Howard Kerstetter "Jack"
November 17, 1927 - November 14, 2012
John Howard “Jack” Kerstetter, 84, of Rogers, Arkansas passed away
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Mercy Hospital in Rogers. He was
born November 17, 1927 in Shamokin, PA and lived and graduated from
the Hershey Industrial School in Hershey PA.
He proudly served in the United States Navy from 1946 to 1949 serving as
a medical x-ray technician.
Jack was always actively involved in the community where he lived. He
was a Jaycee, a member of the American Legion, served on the local
Chamber of Commerce as secretary-treasurer and president, a volunteer in
area hospitals, and local community thrift stores and charities.
He graduated from Dale Carnegie and enjoyed public speaking, writing,
traveling, bowling and dancing.
He was preceded in death by two brothers.
Jack is survived by his wife of 16 years, Marjorie Wilson-Kerstetter; two
sons, Kerry Mark Kerstetter, and wife, Sherry of Harrison, AR, Kris
Kendall Kerstetter and wife, Shannon of Livermore, CA; four
grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00AM, Saturday, November 17, 2012 at
Stockdale-Moody Funeral Chapel in Rogers with Pastor Bob Johnson
Visitation will be from 10:00AM until service time.
Burial will be in the National Cemetery in Fayetteville, AR at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jack’s name to Disabled
American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250 or Dearden
Alumni Campus, 109 McCorkel Rd, Hershey, PA 17033.