Frederick R. Kerns, age 83, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2021 at his residence in Florida. 1956 graduate of West High School. Former member of Parkview United Methodist Church. Veteran US Army. He was a retired draftsman for steel construction, specializing in stairs and railings. Preceded in death by, parents, Howell and Ruby Kerns, brothers, Kenneth Kerns, Wayne Kerns and Myron Kerns, sister, Dorothy Fenton. Survived by, wife, Myrna, children, Gretchen Roberts, Megan (Rosy Davis) Kerns and Howie (Danielle) Kerns, grandchildren, Shyloh, D.J., Trey, Kaitlyn and Savannah, great granddaughter, Josephine, numerous other family and friends. Private family visitation. Family and friends are welcome to attend the graveside service and interment, 11:00 AM Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Sunset Cemetery, if attending please plan to arrive by 10:45am. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation made in Fred's name to Service Dogs For Patriots, 4131 Northwest 13th Street, Suite 104, Gainesville, Florida 32609. ServiceDogsForPatriots.org. Arrangements being completed at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME, 2693 W. Broad St.
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