Donald B. Kelsch
Donald B. Kelsch
  • July 2, 1944 - November 10, 2017
  • West Valley City, Utah

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Donald B. Kelsch Sr. "Chewie", 73, passed away on November 10, 2017, in West Valley City, Utah. Donald was born on July 2, 1944, in Murray, Utah to Louis Alma Kelsch and Susannah Marriott Barlow. He later married Valene Grace Chatwin on May 19, 1967, at the Shalamar.
Donald was a good Christian loving man. He loved collecting knives, coins, going fishing, family gatherings, and spending time with his family and friends.
Donald is survived by his children, Donald Jr. (Angie), Troy, Brent (Jana); siblings, Carolyn Roberts, Shirlee Hollingsworth, Glen Kelsch, Beverly Doman, Randee Kelsch, and many other extended family members. Donald was preceded in death by his wife, Valene Grace Chatwin; daughter, Tiffany Grace Kelsch; mother, Susannah; father, Louis; sisters, Sharyn Strebel, Joyce Butchereit; and brother, Gerald.
Viewing will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah. The family will receive friends at the home of Donald and Angie, 3856 South Kimberly (6915 West) following directly after the viewing for a celebration of his life.
We would like to thank Angie and Donald for caring for him in their home, he will be greatly missed.