Winton Paul "Wimpy" Kershner, 91, formerly of Birdsboro, who died September 12 in Mifflin Healthcare Center, Shillington, where he resided since 2003.He was the widower of Mary (Geyer) Kershner, who died in 1962.

Born in Reading, he worked at the former Bethlehem Steel Co., Pottstown, in the engineering department for 30 years until retiring in 1976.

Kershner was a Navy veteran of World War II.

He was a member of VFW Post 411, Birdsboro; Birdsboro American Legion; Birdsboro Sportsman's Club, and Birdsboro Fire Company; and life member of Sinking Spring Fire Company.

Surviving is a son, Keith G. Kershner and wife, Nancy L. (Stoudt) Shillington.

Other survivors include a brother; a grandchild; two great-grandchildren; two nephews; and a niece.

Burial was held in Birdsboro Cemetery, Union Township.

Flowers are welcome or contributions may be made to Mifflin Center Activity Dept., 500 E. Philadelphia Ave., Shillington, PA 19607.

The arrangements were handled by the Dengler Funeral Home Inc., Birdsboro.

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