James Kelly Kerns(1960 - 2013)

Kerns James Kelly Kerns- 1/27/60 - 10/10/13 - born in Columbus, OH, attended Northland High School, worked for Columbus Metropolitan Library for 15 years and lived in Baltimore, Ohio. Died from complications with rare, slow-growing lung cancer. Kelly is survived by his wife, Debbie; and his son, Wesley; his siblings, Dyan, Mark, Kim, Glenn, Robert, and Terri. He was in the US Army Reserves and was a diehard HARLEY DAVIDSON fan; Kelly worked tirelessly to help stray animals in his area. He was absolutely the FAVORITE uncle, brother, son, colleague, cousin, co-worker, and neighbor! Kelly's father passed in 1963 and his mother in 2001. Services are scheduled at SCHOEDINGER NORTHEAST CHAPEL, 1051 E. Johnstown Rd., Gahanna on Thursday Oct. 17 starting at 7 p.m. Kelly would appreciate donations to the nearest no-kill animal shelter in his name.http: www.catwelfareohio.com

Funeral Home

Schoedinger Funeral Home Northeast Chapel
1051 East Johnstown Road Gahanna, OH 43230
(614) 939-4558
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Oct. 15, 2013