Daniel F. Kearns

January 27, 2006 ‒ November 16, 2006

Marion, Ohio

Daniel F. Kearns, age 68 of Marion, died Thursday afternoon at Ohio State University Medical Center.

He was born January 27, 1938 in Hardin County to the late Marshall and Frances E. (Crowley) Kearns.

Daniel married Sue McAlexander on January 18, 1958 in Belle Center, Ohio, and she survives.

He was a press operator for Whirlpool Corporation in Marion for 44 ½ years, and was a member of Forest Lawn Presbyterian Church in Marion.

In addition to his wife Daniel is survived by a daughter Beverly Best of Chino Hills, CA, two sons Daniel (Aimee) Kearns, Jr. of Sycamore, and John (Melisa) Kearns of Marysville, seven grandchildren Matthew, Noel, Daniel III, Ashley, Blaec, Kylie and Katelyn, four brothers Lowell of Mt. Vernon, Dave (Nancy), Frank (Karen) and Steve (Karen) Kearns of Marion, two sisters Betty Hildreth, Mary (Ron) Keller of Marion and one sister-in-law Elizabeth Kearns of Marion and close friends Sandy (Rik) Hayes of Morral. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son Bryan and one brother Marshall.

Friends may call from 2 to 7 pm on Monday, November 20, 2006 at the Denzer-Farison-Hottinger & Snyder Funeral Home where services will be held at 10:30 am Tuesday. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery, Belle Center, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio State University Comprehensive Arthur James Cancer Hospital, 660 Ackerman Road, PO Box 183112, Columbus, Ohio 43218 or The Forest Lawn Presbyterian Church, 908 East Center Street, Marion, Ohio 43302.

Online condolences can be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com