Kenneth Eugene Kerns, age 68, of Peninsula passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family Thursday, June 29, 2017. Beloved husband of Sheila (nee Richard) Kerns; loving father of Isaac Kerns and Sara (Michael) Heier; dear grandfather of Zackary Michael and Gwen Autumn Heier; dear brother of Karen (David) Brangan, Judy (Greg) Herrington and the late Roy Kerns; brother-in-law of Bonnie Kerns Davis and uncle of Rebecca and Timothy Brangan, Trisha and Brad Herrington, Karla Romito and Troy Kerns.

Friends will be received 4-7 PM SATURDAY at JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME, 19 EAST MAIN STREET (ON THE SQUARE), HUDSON, OH (330) 650-4181. A memorial service to celebrate Ken's life will be held at 3 PM Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Hudson United Methodist Church, 2600 Hudson-Aurora Road, Hudson, OH 44236. Interment will be private at Fairview-Kiger Cemetery in Waynesburg, PA. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Stewart's Caring Place, 2955 West Market Street, Suite R, Akron, OH 44333.

(JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME (330) 650-4181 HH 7-2-17)