In Memory

David Kerecman

David Kerecman

David's Story

David Kerecman, 74, a resident of Dothan, AL passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at the Sunset Funeral Home Chapel, 1700 Barrington Road, Midland City, AL. The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Flowers are being accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Covenant United Methodist Church, Patti Rutland Jazz, SEADAC, or the Headland Diamond Club. Dave was born August 8, 1942 in Meadville, PA and graduated from Meadville High School in 1960 and graduated from the Technical Institute of Alliance College in Cambridge Springs, PA in 1963. He was employed with the General Electric Motor Plant from 1965 - 2000 in Erie, PA (1965-1979) and Dothan, AL (1979-2000) where he retired as a Quality Control officer. Dave was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church in Dothan and was a previous member of the Elks Lodge and the Corvette Club in Presque Isle (Erie), PA. He loved spending time with his grandchildren, working in his gardens and tinkering on his corvettes. He was a fan of working Sudoku Puzzles, visiting Bluegrass Festivals across the U.S., going to Callaway Gardens and hanging out at the Todd Syrup Farm. Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Katherine June Kerecman of Dothan, AL; his daughters, Anna Marie (Todd) Dailey of Headland, AL and Amy Louise (Joshua) Rainwater of Dothan, AL; his grandchildren, Tyler Scott, Emily Kayte, and Jacob Daniel; his brothers, Dr. Richard (Nancy) Kerecman of Cornelius, NC and Daniel (Dyanne) Kerecman of Cotopaxi, CO; his sister, Dianne (Guy) Savelli of Kirtland, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Marjorie Kerecman. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Joshua Rainwater, Todd Dailey, Ty Dailey, Brannon Bass, Jacob Waters, Jake Rainwater, and Andrew Davis. - See more at:

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11/09/16 02:21 PM #1    

Carol LaWanda Wills (Frew)

to daves family, so sorry , sounds like he had a very full life, classmate lawanda wills(frew)

11/15/16 05:33 PM #2    

Charles Deitch

Dave & I, in Aug. 2013, at the coaxing of our wives, made a 6000 mile road trip through the west to visit fellow classmate Dave Dean in Lolo,Montana. What a great trip with a great friend. Dave will be missed!

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