James  Kellner

James Gerard "Jerry" Kellner

Friday, June 13th, 1941 - Wednesday, November 4th, 2020
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On November 4, 2020 James "Jerry" Gerard Kellner, 79, passed quickly. Beloved husband, of 57 years, of Agatha J. (Patti) Kellner, devoted father of Brian and his wife, Marti Kellner, Tricia and her husband, Christopher O’Hare, and very special Papa to granddaughter, Abbie.
Predeceased by his parents George Irvin and Josephine (Fink) Kellner as well as his brothers William and George and wife Jane Kellner and brother-in-law Walt Hedges. Also survived by his sister Catherine Hedges and brother Joseph and wife Patricia Kellner and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry was always willing to lend a hand with a smile on his face, and quick wit. He will be missed by many.
Arrangements will be private. A Celebration of Jerry's life will be held at a later date. Donations in memory of Jerry may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 Online Condolences at
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Rick Sauter

Posted at 10:41am
Jerry Kellner, a true friend and Army buddy, Rest in Peace.

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Tim Hoelle

Posted at 08:08pm
We didn't know Jerry but we know Brian, and so we can only assume Jerry was a good and caring man. His son has certainly made him proud and carried the name well. Thinking and praying for all of the family during this time. Tim and Debbie

The Nozeika Family

Posted at 11:04am
Please know we are thinking of you all during this time. Being around Mr. Jerry was always a delight, he had a special way about him. Lots of love.
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Michelle morhovich

Posted at 03:35pm
He will be sorely missed. I couldn’t avast for a better friend . He always found the silver lining in any situation. My life was in raged because he was in it. Rest in peace my dear beloved friend. Part of my heart with you

Michelle morhovich Posted at 03:37pm

My life was enriched...

Posted at 10:21pm
Jerry was a wonderful person He and I worked together for many years. He was a try gentleman. My condolences to his loving family. Lynn weaver

gerard cox Posted at 02:31pm

Jerry was a good friend and evan a better person. He will be missed by me and all his classmates from CHC.

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