Robert Michael "Mike" Kercheval, 82, went to be with Jesus, Feb. 15, 2021.
He was born April 10, 1938 to the late Lester "Bud" Kercheval and the late Helen "Ivalou" (Worley) Kercheval.
Mr. Kercheval was a proud Sheridan High School graduate, class of 1956. After working at O.T. Kercheval Implements, Biddle's, Larr Equipment and serving as both a volunteer firefighter and an Army National Guardsman, he retired from Tipton Implement Case IH. Mr. Kercheval was a member of Sheridan First Christian Church and the American Legion in Sheridan. More recently, he loved being a part of Radiant Christian Life Church in Westfield. Anyone that knew Mr. Kercheval never saw him without a smile. He greeted people by name and never met a stranger. He loved the Indianapolis Colts, college sports and was still passionate about following Sheridan athletics closely. He also loved to dance.
Survivors include his beloved brother, Phil (Reagan) Kercheval of Sheridan; his daughter, Monica (Doug) Kercheval Dilley of New Port Richey, Fla.; sons, Rick (Tonya) Kercheval of Sheridan, Bryan (Kim) Kercheval of Westfield and Brant (Soni) Kercheval of Indianapolis; his grandchildren, Kristopher Inman, Courtney Mecklenberg, Nina Lechner, Morgan Kercheval, Emily Collier, Lindsay Hansen, Max Kercheval and Tess Kercheval; and five great-grandchildren. Also surviving him is Jackie McGinnis Artis, his treasured friend and companion.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 at Radiant Christian Life Church (16162 Carey Road) in Westfield. Visitation will be from 2 – 4 p.m. with services following at 4 p.m. Pastor Jerome Sack will be officiating. Arrangements entrusted to Keller Mortuary Services.
Memorial donations can be made in memory of Mike Kercheval at First Farmers' Bank in Sheridan. A scholarship in his honor will be awarded to a Sheridan High School Athlete in the spring.
Online condolences at: www.KellerMortuary.com.