Donald M. "Donnie" Kirchner

May 1, 1951 - February 14, 2016
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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.

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Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 5-8:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at the funeral home


Service Information

Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016

Time: 11:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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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


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Memorials may be made to the family


 

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Born: May 1, 1951
Died: February 14, 2016

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Jim & Renee Kirchner posted on 2/15/16

Cathi, Jenny, & Caitlin, Your dad will be missed. We had ourselves some good times back in the day, such as the infamous Bob Seger concert in 1980! May the angels wrap you in their loving wings and give you peace. Jim, Renee, Haz and CJ

 

Carla posted on 2/18/16

Prayers for my friend Cathi and her family during this sad time.

 

Tom & Julie Follis posted on 2/16/16

So sorry for your loss. May you find comfort knowing he is at peace.

 

Dawn Farr posted on 2/16/16

So sorry for the losses of my daughters. I know your hurting now, I know the feeling. The lord took dad to a better place, just know that. I love you.

 

Tom & Bonnie Ridley posted on 2/16/16

Dear Kirchner family !! Thinking of all of you!! So sorry for all the losses that you have indured that last couple months!! Tom & I were good friends of Donnies We will surly miss him when come to your state . We used to meet with him every time we visited your state . Always a good time !! He was a great guy& sure will miss him.

 

Lynda (former BSP bartender) posted on 2/16/16

I'm so sorry for your loss. Donnie was such a nice man, always made me laugh. I haven't seen him in many years but I've thought of him often. I'm sad to hear this news. Rest in peace my friend.

 

Julia Fowler posted on 2/16/16

So sorry to hear this news. May time ease your greif and replace it 38th treasured memories.

 

Gail Jackson posted on 2/15/16

Donnie will be missed by many.You're in my thoughts, heart, and prayers. Wishing the whole family strength and peace. xoxo

 

Kay Kirchner posted on 2/15/16

Sending you all love and prayers. So sorry for your loss.

 

Pamela Damm posted on 2/19/16

Knew Donnie in our teens, fun and vivacious friend. He left lasting memories. God bless his family during this difficult time.

 

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