Donald F. Kahler

LAKE LINDEN — Donald F. Kahler, 89, of Croswell, formerly of Lake Linden and Tapiola, passed away suddenly on February 3, 2019, at home surrounded by family.

Don was born January 28, 1930, in Lake Linden, to Henry and Edith (Wareham) Kahler.

He married Shirley (Torro) on March 29, 1958.

Don served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from 1951 – 1956.

Don is survived by his wife of 60 years, Shirley, of Croswell, formerly of Tapiola; two daughters, Donna (Al) Bemke of Byron, Illinois, and Bonnie Kahler-Kromberg of Metamora; five grandchildren, Chris (Krista) Bemke, Jen Bemke, Sam (Shelagh) Kromberg, Beau Kromberg, and Molly Kromberg; four great-grandchildren, Sam and Avery Kromberg and Ashlyn and Ryker Bemke.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; five sisters; and a son-in-law, Bob Kromberg.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., and a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on May 25, 2019, at Albert Paine Methodist Church in Painesdale.