Edward C. Kerschbaum, 85, of Worth, died Dec. 7 at home. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Monday. A funeral mass was offered at Our Lady of the Ridge Church on Tuesday. Burial was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.
Mr. Kerschbaum is survived by his daughters, Merry, Patricia and Laura; his sister Caroline; four grandchildren and one greatgrandchild.
Mr. Kerschbaum was born in Chicago. He worked as a carpenter.