Kathryn J. Kearns

Birth: September 27th, 1922
Death: September 8th, 2011
Age: 88 years

Kearns, Kathryn J.

Frankenmuth, MI


Passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011 at Tendercare Health Care of Frankenmuth; age 88 years.  Kathryn Offenborn was born on September 27, 1922 in Flint, MI to the late George and Agnes (Gilmour) Offenborn.   She was married to the late Lowell Kearns on July 5, 1943 in Wilmington Delaware.   Kathryn graduated from Saginaw High School and was employed by Lufkin Rule, and self employed as a beautician.


Surviving are 1 son and 2 daughters; Kenneth (Kristina) Kearns of Richville, Kathleen Popielarz of Saginaw, Kay (Dale) Whitney of East Tawas, 6 grandchildren; Kenneth  (Lauren) Kearns Jr., Phd. of Bay City, Courtney (Steve) Owens of Vassar, Patrick Kearns of Saginaw, Shellie (Scott) Wenzel of Frankenmuth, Jeremy Whitney of Atlanta, GA, Joshua (Jasica) Whitney of East Tawas, 3 great-grandchildren; Hannah Wenzel, Jacob Whitney, Michael, Keinath, a brother, Robert (Evelyn) Offenborn and several nieces and nephews.  Besides her husband Lowell, Kathryn was preceded in death by son-in-law, Chester Popielarz.


A private family service will take place.  In accordance with Kathryn’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin St., Frankenmuth.  Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.cederbergfh.com.

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