• "Today is 8/5/2014 and I am still expecting to see Bob's..."
    - Dawn Bowen
  • "Dear Cheryl and family, We are so sorry for your loss of..."
    - Pam (Dolan) and Jeb Jones
  • "The Gorman Family would like to extend their condolences..."
  • "Dear Cheryl and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with..."
    - Mary and Dan Tarbutton
  • "As I reflect on the many wonderful memories of Bob and..."
Service Information
Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD



On Saturday, May 10, 2014 of Potomac, MD. Beloved husband of 40 years to Cheryl Galeano Kemp; father of Robert Neal Kemp, III, Julie Kemp Kelly, C.J. Kemp, Erin L. Kemp, Joseph R. Kemp, Elizabeth Kemp Melillo and John M. Kemp; father-in-law of Brooks Palermo Kemp, Michael B. Kelly, Loren Williams Kemp, Beth Veith Kemp and Simone Melillo; brother of William "Randy" Kemp and his wife, Judy; "Poppy" of Robert Neal Kemp, IV, Josephine Kemp, Megan Kelly, Charlotte Kemp, Margaret Kelly and Laney Kemp. Also survived by the extended Kemp and Galeano families. Relatives and friends may gather at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 9200 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac, MD, Thursday, May 15 from 5 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mercy Church Friday, May 16 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his honor to Washington Jesuit Academy, c/o of Brian Ray, 900 Varnum St., N.E., Washington, DC 20017.

Published in The Washington Post from May 13 to May 15, 2014
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