Frances T. Kersnick - May 19, 2011
Frances Tiny Kersnick (Molzahn), age 93, passed away peacefully at the Kaplan Healthcare Center in Kaplan, La, on Wednesday, May 4, 2011.
She was born on July 26, 1917, in Dundy County, Neb., to Frank and Susie Benson.
She married Edward John Molzahn on July 19, 1934. They farmed in the Chase County area of Nebraska until they moved to Colorado in 1945.
Her husband “Ed” passed away on April 18, 1963, in Arvada, Colo.
On Jan. 1, 1970, she married George T. Kersnick and they resided in Aurora, Colo. After retirement they moved to Grand Junction, Colo. They loved to travel and visited almost every state in their beloved RV and ended up residing in Parker, Ariz.
George passed away on March 19, 1993.
In 2000, Frances moved back to Grand Junction to be closer to family. She resided there until July 2008, at which time she moved to Kaplan, La., to live with her daughter, Linda, and son-in-law Rick.
She loved cooking, crafts, crossword puzzles and playing Aggravation.
She is survived by son, Jerry (Linda) Molzahn of Grand Junction, Colo.; son, Gerald (Marie) of Worland, Wyo.; daughter, Linda (Rick) Exe of Kaplan, La.; daughter, Cheryl (Tim) Heng of Carbondale, Colo.; and daughter-in-law, JoAnn Molzahn of Lake Havasu, Ariz.
Preceding her in death was her husband, Edward John Molzahn; her husband, George T. Kersnick; and her son, DeWayne Molzahn.
A private family service will be held in Imperial, Neb., at a later date.
“Mom was a grand lady, a loving mother and full of life. We will miss her greatly.”