CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- Kenneth Kohmetscher, 81, of Chula Vista, Calif., died Friday (Feb. 13, 2004).
He was born Jan. 7, 1925, to Mary (Shutte) and Andrew Kohmetscher. He attended McCook Public Schools. He served in the Navy for eight years before his honorable discharge. He lived in Alaska for several years before relocating to California.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Andrew Kohmetscher; three brothers, Victor, Hugh and James; and three sisters, Rita, Irma and Betty.
Survivors include his five sisters, Mary Ann Stritt of Indianola, Imelda Hays and husband, Paul of McCook, Eunice Norman of Rochester, Minn., Roberta Capple and husband, Gene of Cambridge and Deanna Kohmetscher of McCook.
His ashes will be buried at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery at Bay View, Calif.
Courtesy announcement by Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook.