Obituary for John E Kerber John E. Kerber, age 95, passed away on Friday, December 28, 2018. Originally from Sandusky, Ohio. After high school at the age of 17, John enlisted in the US Navy. He was stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii aboard the USS Nevada when it was attacked by the Japanese on December 7, 1941. Subsequently and for the remainder of WWII he served aboard the USS St. Louis earning a commendation during a Kamikaze attack which killed several of his shipmates. This occurred in the vicinity of Leyte Gulf, Philippine Islands. Retired from General Motors after 36 years. Preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Evelyn; daughter, Joan Reeb; son-in-law, Steve Sheridan. Survived by children, Charlie (Joyce), Tom (Mari), Beth Sheridan, Andy (Amy); grandchildren, Tracy (Nate) Wiczer, Jessica Reeb and Tyler Kerber; son-in-law, Larry Reeb; brother, Gene Kerber, his nieces and nephews. Mom and Dad were members of St. Aloysius Church for many years. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 2165 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43223. Family will receive friends from 9:30 -10:30 am on Friday, January 4, 2019 at Our Mother of Sorrow Chapel in St. Joseph Cemetery with Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:30 am. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of John E Kerber please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Visitation JAN 4. 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Our Mother of Sorrows 6440 S. High St. Lockbourne, OH, US, 43137 Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before John’s Visitation begins. Mass of Christian Burial JAN 4. 10:30 AM Our Mother of Sorrows 6440 S. High St. Lockbourne, OH, US, 43137 Order Flowers for the Mass of Christian Burial Guaranteed delivery before John’s Mass of Christian Burial begins. Cemetery Details St. Joseph Cemetery – Lockbourne 6440 S. High Street Lockbourne, OH, 43137 © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of John E Kerber January 9 1923 December 28 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Columbus, state: Ohio