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Richard Davis "Dick" Kern, Sr.
Date of Death: October 1, 2020
Gary Fultz
John W Coontz
Gidget Smallwood
Brendon H Connelly
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Visitation
Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Thursday 10/8, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Service
Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Friday 10/9, 11:00 am
Cemetery
Mount Hebron Cemetery
305 E. Boscawen Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Friday 10/9
Reception
Winchester Country Club
1300 Senseny Road
Winchester, VA 22602
Friday 10/9

Following the committal

at Mount Hebron

Richard Davis “Dick” Kern, Sr., 100, of Winchester, Virginia passed away Thursday, October 1, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Kern was born in 1920 in Chester, Pennsylvania, where his parents had moved for work. He is the son of the late Henry P. and Anna Kern. He graduated from John …
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Bob Kaval left a message on October 10, 2020:
Sorry I could not make the service but Dick will be truly missed by all who knew him. My association with him was wonderful and enjoyed time spent with him. My sorrow to all his family.
Drury Armistead (Smith) left a message on October 9, 2020:
This is Harrington (Smitty) Smith’s son. I just learned of Mr Kern’s passing. What a great man he was. I remember his laugh booming across the dealership. I had this mixture of reverence and fear around him and remember thinking when I was his age one day, I hoped to be such a stud. My condolences to the entire Kern family. Drury
Theresa Larrick Wissemann left a message on October 9, 2020:
Our thoughts & prayers are with the entire Kern family. A Patriarch of Kern family and the Winchester community-indeed a well lived life. Will miss Mr. Kern @ Apple Blossom-a good man! With our sincere sympathy, Theresa & Howie
Gary Fultz left a message on October 9, 2020:
In memory of Richard Davis "Dick" Kern, Sr., Gary Fultz lit a candle
Pam and Bob Walling left a message on October 9, 2020:
Our prayers are with Aunt Trudy and all of the family. Uncle Dick lead an amazing life and he will be missed by us all. As you celebrate his life may your memories inspire comfort, peace, laughter, and strength. May God Bless you all.
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Corey Sullivan left a message on October 9, 2020:
I am very sorry to hear about Mr. Kern's passing. Our community would not be what it is today were it not for visionary leaders like Mr. Kern. His numerous contributions to his country and city will be felt by many for generations to come. Sincere condolences to Mr. Kern's family and friends as we reflect and remember a true local icon.
John W Coontz left a message on October 8, 2020:
My deepest sympathy for the member of the Kern Family. I will always remember the great experiences I has while working with Kern Motor Company, and seeing Pop Kern pull up the south side of the showroom. You knew the day was a good one when he appeared.
Theodora rezba left a message on October 8, 2020:
I sat next to mr kern at council for at least ten years. Every Tuesday I would walk in ,,, Good evening mr kern. Good evening mrs Rezba. I was the New Democrat On council along with Marie Keller. Always polite and civil, we occasionally talked about the issue before us. My condolences to his family.
Kelly Ford left a message on October 8, 2020:
My deepest sympathy and condolences for the family. A good man who lived a good and worthy life. May he rest in peace.
Gidget Smallwood left a message on October 8, 2020:
Prayers to the Kerns Family 💔
Brendon H Connelly left a message on October 6, 2020:
Rip.mr. kern , your work on earth is done , what an amasing life you lived , and touched so many others ,you will be missed by many , i can see you and my father in the clouds now just smiling , God Bless the entire kern family at this time .
Brendon H Connelly left a message on October 6, 2020:
With all my best to the kern family , my father ( Robert Connelly ) loved working for him and thought highly of him , i can remember growing up around the old kern mo. Co. And the new one being built , alot of fond memories , God Bless all of the kern family , yours truly , Brendon H. Connelly .
Edward Touchstone left a message on October 6, 2020:
Trudy and family , Please know we are thinking of you . Ed and Sandra
Hartwell Harrison left a message on October 6, 2020:
My prayers to Rick and family. I’m sure Dick is in the welcoming arms of our mutual dear friends, Pres and Dorothy.
Diana Stotler left a message on October 6, 2020:
May God be with family prayers
Tru ( Dearing ) Lawton left a message on October 4, 2020:
In memory of Richard Davis "Dick" Kern, Sr., Tru ( Dearing ) Lawton lit a candle
Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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