Oliver W. Ersch
Oliver W. Ersch, 84, of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.
A memorial service was held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Cave Creek, with the Rev. Gary Mayer and Rev. Clint Pluenneke officiating.
Graveside services with military honors and interment of the ashes followed at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery.
Ersch was born March 27, 1933, in Fredericksburg, the son of Edgar Ersch and Hilda Jacoby Ersch.
He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War.
Ersch was an arborist.
He is survived by his sons, Eric Ersch, Aaron Ersch and Elton Ersch; a sister, Elise Migel; one grandchild and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Annette Barsness Ersch; his parents, and several brothers and sisters.
Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.
Arrangements were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.