Russell Paul Kerrn, 52, of Lehigh Acres, died with his family by his side following a brief illness on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. He was born June 3, 1960, in Peoria, Ill., the son of Peggy A. (Miller) and Franklyn D. Kerrn.
He spent his career in construction, specializing in pipe fitting and plumbing contracting. He was a devoted participant in the Bread Ministry at Faith Lutheran Church and was recently recognized for his involvement at the church for 52 consecutive weeks. When he was not busy with work or faith commitments, he was most likely riding his treasured motorcycle.
He is survived by his parents, Franklyn and Peggy Kerrn; children, Troy, Jessica and Kevin; sister, Dee Lott; brother, Roger Kerrn; and his special and valued friend, Scootie.
Russell Paul Kerrn
He is preceded in death by his brothers, Kevin and Keith.
Funeral services are private.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider a donation in his memory to Faith Lutheran Church, c/o Chuck Emery-Bread Ministry, 705 East Leeland Heights Blvd., Lehigh Acres, FL 33936.
Those who wish to express condolences to the family are urged to visit his memorial Web page at: www.andersonpatterson.com and sign the guestbook.
Arrangements have been conducted by the Anderson-Patterson Cremation and Funeral Services.