July 20, 1933

April 19, 2017

DELPHOS – George Kerns Jr., 83, of Delphos and formerly of Rushmore, passed away Wednesday morning at St. Rita’s Hospice.

His Family…. He was born July 20, 1933 in Covington, Kentucky to George and Ruth Kerns Sr., who both preceded him in death. On July 23, 1960 he married Agatha (Horstman) Kerns, who survives in Delphos.

He is also survived by three sons, Alan (Eileen) Kerns of Ottoville, George (Patricia) Kerns of Ottawa and Craig (Janice) Kerns of Elida; a daughter, Sonia (Rodney) Stoner of Ottoville; a sister, Wanda (Elbert) Butler of Englewood; 17 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Howard “Bub” Wolf; and a sister, Margorie Hayes.

His Farewell Services.… A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Weber Funeral Home, Delphos. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery with military honors conducted by Fort Jennings American Legion Post 715.

Visitation will be for one hour before the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be shared at weberfh.net.