Donald Kirsch

KIRSCH, Donald David was born on July 11, 1928, in Steubenville, OH, and died December 6, 2013, in San Marcos, CA.

Thank you for the memories. My children Donald (his son, Michael and daughter, Janet), Eric (his sons, Nicholas and Christian), Donna (her son, Kyle), and my four great-grandchildren. My best friend Ron and Rambo who have been companions the past 14 years. My many friends and acquaintances. My Air Force career from 1950 to 1960.

Thanks for my golfing buddies Harry Lambert, Ken Johnson, Gary Roach, Jim Lowe, Ed Harkney, Jery Kulizat, and Lowell Maloney.

Thanks for the opportunity to play golf around the world, and my nine holes in one.

Thanks for my careers with the U.S. Air Force testing and assembling atomic bombs, managing arronies for the F105 bomber fighter, and my years at Singer Corp. as vice president of Marketing.

Thanks for my good fortune to travel the world for business and pleasure.

Thank you for my parents. Alma and Anthony Kirsch for sending me to college at The Virginia Military Institute and the wonderful education I received.

Also thanks to the USAF for sending me to Graduate School at the Air Force Institute of technology, and for my master’s degree.

Thanks to God for my health, and good life!

A memorial is planned contact Mrs. Bloomstadt at

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Virginia Military Institute College Foundation, American Diabetes Association, or the Trinity Lutheran Church and School.

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