Josephine Kersch, 87, of Grayling, passed away on August 14, 2018.
Josephine was born in Austria on April 11, 1931, to Josef and Maria Dicka.
Josephine married Franz Kersch on May 10, 1950, and came to the United States in August of 1950.
Josephine enjoyed being around children, (called "Omi" by many), sewing and baking.
Survived by her children, Franz J. Kersch, of California; Karl (Chris) Kersch of Jackson; and Mary Ann Thomason of Roscommon; son-in-law, Steve Alimenti of Grayling; grandchildren, Ashly Kersch of Alabama and her son Zeno and daughter Melia; Justin (Jennifer) Kersch of Florida and daughter, Arryanna; and Gage Thomason of Roscommon.
Preceded in death by her husband Franz, an infant daughter, Helen, and daughter, Susan Alimenti.
Services were held a Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home on August 18, 2018.
Interment was at Beaver Creek Township Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.sorensonlockwood.com.
Arrangements by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.