Beseda, Kermit John


Funeral services for Kermit John Beseda, Sr., 66 of Fayetteville will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14, 2009 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Fayetteville with the Rev. Fr. Stephen Nesrsta officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

He died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009 at M.D. Anderson in Houston.

He was born Feb. 9, 1943 to the late William Thomas and Lydia A. (Coufal) Beseda in Fayeteville.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth A. (Jurecka) Beseda; mother; daughter, Michelle Bertsch of Fayetteville; sons, Kermit John Beseda, Jr., Mark Kevin Beseda, and Rodney Charles Beseda, all of Fayetteville; brothers, Billy Beseda of Ellinger and Jimmy Beseda of Magnolia; sister, Barbara Muesse of Fayetteville; and 9 grandchildren.

Memorials may be given to M.D. Anderson in Houston or the Seminarian Fund at St. John’s Caholic Church.

Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home in La Grange was in charge of arrangements.

Source: The Fayette County Record, Friday, August 14, 2009.  Transcribed by Rosemary Ermis