September 7, 1960 - May 19, 2012
Timothy Madison Kerns, 51, of Front Royal, VA, died Saturday, May 19, 2012 at Warren Memorial Hospital, Front Royal, VA.
A funeral service will be held, Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal (map/directions) conducted by Pastor Hollis Hillman and Pastor James Knoche. Burial will be in Culpeper National Cemetery (map/directions) at 2:00 p.m. with military honors.
Mr. Kerns was born September 7, 1960 in Winchester, VA. He was an electrician for Team Electric. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and was a member of the Freedom Baptist Church in Front Royal.
Timothy was a loving husband and enjoyed watching his children play sports. He was a dedicated family man and wonderful handy man and a “Mr. Fix It”. He enjoyed fishing and was a diehard racecar fan and a Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
Surviving are his wife, Katherine Kerns of Front Royal; his parents, Kenneth “Pops” and Phyllis Ann Smith of Strasburg; two daughters, Amanda Kerns and Alexis McCollum of Front Royal; four sons, Timothy Kerns, Jr. of Front Royal, Christopher Madison Kerns of Washington, Conner McCollum and Jimmie McCollum both of Front Royal; one granddaughter, Joseline Kerns of Front Royal; three brothers, “Kenny” Michael Kerns of Strasburg, James Walter Kerns and Jerry Lewis Smith both of Front Royal. He was predeceased by a sister, Pamela Kerns.
Pallbearers will be Kenny Kerns, James Kerns, Jerry Smith, Wesley Kerns, Timmy Kerns, Connor McCollum and Jimmy McCollum.
The family will receive friends, Wednesday, May 23, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home.
Calling Hours - Maddox Funeral Home, Front Royal - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Maddox Funeral Home, Front Royal - 11:00 a.m.
Burial with Military Honors - Culpeper National Cemetery, Culpeper