Thomas Kern

July 16th, 1951 to May 7th, 2021

Thomas Charles Kern, 69, of Port Huron, died Friday, May 7, 2021.

He was born July 16, 1951 in Port Huron to the late Lorne and Delores Kern. He married Colleen Cain on March 1, 1975 in Port Huron.

Tom had a great sense of humor. He was an avid outdoorsman, loved gardening, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Colleen; daughter, Jennifer (Eric) Ritchie; granddaughters, Mackenzie, Julia and Anna Ritchie; siblings, Barb (Gary) Morin-Fleming, Chris (Shelley) Kern, Cindy (Rob) Anderson, Linda (David) Ledsworth, Jeff (Julie) Kern and Tim (Jennifer) Kern; brothers and sisters-in law, Anthony (Vicky) Cain, Dawn Cain, Robert (Melissa) Cain, Mary Jo (Gregory) Walker, Donald Cain and Teresa Cain; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by Delores Kern, Lorne Kern, Albert and Dorothy Cain, Charles Cain and Christopher Walker.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2021 in Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home. A limited number of people will be allowed in at a time. Please wear a mask for the comfort and safety of others.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 20, 2021 in St. Stephen Catholic Church. The Reverend Bradley Forintos will officiate.

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