Bedford – Ronald Wilson Kern, 77, of Bedford, passed away on Monday, November 14, 2022, at his residence.
Born November 24, 1944, in Bedford, he was the son of Glen and Ilah (Richardson) Kern. He was a salesman for Frito Lay and Tom’s Sales. Ron loved the St. Louis Cardinals and listening to their games on the radio.
Survivors include two daughters, Michelle Wykoff and husband, Richard, Angela Johnson and husband, Eugene; a son, David Kern and wife, Mellonie, all of Bedford; four grandchildren, Allison Scheub and husband, Cory, of Beaufort, NC, Brandon Kern, of Carmel, IN, Joshua Wykoff, of Bedford, and Matthew Wykoff, of Bedford; a sister, Janet Lynch and husband, Tony, of Williams; a niece, Kim Rainey and husband, Wesley; a nephew, Cam Lynch and wife, Shechonia; an uncle, Donnie Richardson and wife, Sharron. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Brian Kern.
A private family service will be held on Friday, November 18th with burial in the Pleasant Run Cemetery. Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.