Kyrle A. Deutsch
Kyrle A. Deutsch
  • July 21, 1925 - January 1, 2018
  • Belleville, Illinois

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Kyrle Anthony Deutsch, 92, of Breese, Illinois, born on July 21, 1925 in Breese, Illinois, passed away, Saturday, January 6, 2018 in Belleville, Illinois.

Kyrle was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He married the love of his life, Majorie Ahlstrand, on Valentine's Day in 1947. He proudly served his country in World War II in the United States Marines. He volunteered at the East Side Volunteer Fire Department as a volunteer firefighter and as a Boy Scout Leader of Troop #66. He worked as a Hod Carrier for Local 197 in Belleville Illinois for many years until his retirement. He enjoyed bowling, fishing, camping, gardening, playing horseshoes and spending time with his family and loved ones. He will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Marjorie Deutsch, his parents; Fred and Camilla (nee Bingham) Deutsch; and his siblings, Fred Deutsch, Charles Deutsch, Bill Deutsch and Bernice Keilbach.
Surviving are his children; Sheryl Sternau and Jeff(Lisa) Deutsch; grandchildren, Sarah Sternau, Aaron Sternau, Michael (Alexis) Deutsch, Jonathan Deutsch and Rebecca Hardekopf; his great-grandchildren, Alex, Amanda, Owen and Nora; one sister-in-law, Maxine Deutsch and a number of dear nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorials are appreciated to Heartland Hospice, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Cremation Services arranged under the direction of Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Pkway W, Belleville, Illinois 62223