Donald M. Kirchner, 64, of Belvidere, IL, passed away peacefully, Sunday morning, February 14, 2016 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Born May 1, 1951 in Detroit, MI, son of James and Hazel (Briggs) Kirchner. Donnie was a machinist, retiring from MAASS Midwest. He loved the Dallas Cowboys, music, and most of all, he loved his family.
Donnie is loved and is missed by his daughters, Cathi Kirchner of Poplar Grove, IL, Jennifer Sprayberry of Beloit, WI, and Caitlin Kirchner of Rockford, IL; grandchildren, Trevor and Tanner Rouley of Poplar Grove, and Nicole Sprayberry of Beloit, WI; sister, Eileen (David) Schultz of Belvidere, IL; sister-in-law, Gloria Kirchner of Belvidere, IL, numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, James Kirchner and Gerald Kirchner, and sister, Janet Woolman.
A very special thank you to OSF Hospice for all the care and compassion in the care of Donald.
Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 18, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Keith Richards officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the family. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.