Dallas Fred Kerchal
Dallas Fred Kerchal, 77 years old, of Calhan, Colo., passed away April 22, 2018 at home. He was born in Imperial, Neb., to Fred and Mary (Antone) Kerchal.
Dallas graduated from Wauneta High School and spent his life farming, ranching and custom haying. Dallas lived and worked in Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Colorado and Mexico. Dallas believed a job was never too big or too small.
Dallas married Janice Rathbun in June 1959 and to this union were born four boys, Randy, Rod, Rick and Rory.
Dallas is survived by sisters Sharon (Leland) Maris and Janice (Bill, deceased) Jaeger; sons Randy (Paula); Rod (Kati); Rick (Shelly) and Rory; nine grandchildren Ezra, Dustin, Jesse (Haley, fiancée); R.J. (Andi); Justin, Paige (Wade) Hawkinson; Tyler, Tanner (Jess); and Tyrel (Nicole, girlfriend); five great grandchildren Kelli, Tate, Laif, Skye, Tinley and numerous nieces and nephews.
Dallas was preceded in death by his parents, a brother and sister who died at birth.
A memorial reception will be held in Calhan, Colo. from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. MT, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Calhan Sale Barn.
Inurnment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Wauneta, Neb. at 10:00 a.m. MT, Saturday, May 26, 2018.
Reception is immediately following the service at the Wauneta Senior Center.