Guenther Kern

Kern, Guenther
After years of suffering, he passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at the age of 83. Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, he is survived by his loving wife Hildegard Kern (nee Hoelmer); dear father of Rosemary Kimmel, Barb (Bob) Pratt, Anita Kern, Margarita (Brian) Sumner, Marianne Leighton, Susanne (John) McCarthy, Heidi (Jim) Goss, Michael (Terri) Kern and Steven (Jody) Kern; grandfather of Jeannette, Michael and Thomas Kimmel; Crystal Pratt; Maria, Elizabeth, Erica and Anna Sumner; Joshua and Katharine Leighton; Bradley, Jason, Matthew and Sarah McCarthy; Adelaide and Zachary Goss; Megan and Michael Kern; Hannah and Max Heiges; and Alex and Jacob Kern. Dear brother of Robert (Hildegard) Kern; brother-in-law of Berni (Dianne), Werner (Eva) and Karl (Kathy); godfather to Andreas Kern, Chris and Scott Hoelmer, Jason and Sarah McCarthy; great grandfather to Chloe, Aiden and Audrey McCarthy; uncle, cousin and friend to many. Korean War veteran. Retired from Kroger. Services: Visitation, Sunday, March 17, 3-7 pm, Kutis Funeral Home, 10151 Gravois, 63123. Holy Mass at St. Simon the Apostle Catholic Church, 11019 Mueller Road, 63123, Monday, March 18, 10 am. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Kutis Funeral Home, Inc, Affton Chapel
10151 Gravois Road St. Louis, MO 63123
(314) 842-4458

Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch from Mar. 15 to Apr. 14, 2013