Robert W. Kersten of Snyder, an M&T Bank executive, died Monday in DeGraff Memorial Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility. He was 68.
He was born in Buffalo and was a graduate of Canisius College. He served in the Army.
Mr. Kersten worked as a vice president in commercial real estate at M&T Bank.
He was an active church member and a member of the Diocesan Pastoral Council Executive Committee. At Christ the King Catholic Church, he served as a trustee, member of the Parish Pastoral Council and treasurer of the Holy Name Society, as well as an extraordinary minister and adult altar server.
Survivors include his wife, the former Celeste Rusciolelli.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Christ the King Church, 30 Lamarck Drive at Main Street, Snyder.