Gerry Kirn, 59, of Tecumseh, passed away December 19, 2008, surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 8, 1949 in Ypsilanti, MI the son of Raymond and Olive (Dunlap) Kirn. On July 14, 1967, he married Anita Bloss in Detroit, MI and she survives.
Gerry worked at Ypsilanti Powertrain for 41 years as a Material Handler. His passions were riding his Harley, Nascar, fishing, his flower garden and the pond. Gerry was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Tecumseh. He was a loving family man and his life was centered around his family.
Besides his loving wife Anita, Gerry is survived by his children, Theresa (Sean Kazmierczak) Kirn, Dale (Dawn) Kirn both of Tecumseh; grandchildren, Karmen, Danielle, and Kelsey and Dylan and Deaven all of Tecumseh; parents; siblings, Skip, Glen, Linda, Diane, Tim, Ken, and Steve and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother in law, John Hoyer and a nephew, Allan Smitley.
A Mass of the Christian Burial was held Monday, December 22, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Tecumseh, with the Rev. Fr. Daniel Wheeler officiating. Burial followed in Brookside Cemetery.
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