In loving memory of

Cecil Carl Kersting
January 2, 1929 - July 31, 2021

Kersting, Mr.
Cecil Carl
South Kingstown, Rhode Island
(formerly of Muskegon, MI)

Mr. Cecil Carl Kersting, age 92, passed away Saturday, July 31, 2021. He was born in Muskegon, MI on January 2, 1929 to Fred & Libbie (Cole) Kersting and served his country in the US Army. He married the former Laura Holthe on April 24, 1954. Cecil worked for Mobil Oil as a petroleum geologist for 30 years and lived in various places around the world. He enjoyed his bird watching trips that took him to seven of the continents.
Son, Carl F. (Cindy) Kersting; grandson, Jonathan (Julie) Kersting; 5 great grandchildren; brother, Robert (Bev) Kersting, many nieces & nephews and longtime companion, Christine Sidler. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Laura & brother, Earl.
Thursday, August 12, 2021, 1:00 PM with visitation 1 hour prior to the service at Clock Chapel - Muskegon with Rev. Tim Vander Haar officiating. MEMORIAL: In lieu of flowers, please consider World Wildlife Fund. Please visit to leave a memory or sign the online guestbook.

Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon


Beth Norwick wrote on Aug 11, 2021:

"I always loved listening to his stories about travel and birds when he came to Michigan. Rest in peace Uncle Cecil"