Paul J. Kehn, 86, of Fremont, OH passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at Valley View Health Campus. He was born on April 25, 1931 in Tiffin, OH, the son of Julius and Anna Rose (Wagner) Kehn. He attended Old Fort Schools and then graduated from Fremont Ross High School in 1949.
Paul married Nancy L. Remsberg on May 10, 1952 in Fremont and she survives. He worked as a tool and gauge inspector at Whirlpool Corporation and retired in 1991 after forty-one and a half years of service. Paul was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He was a volunteer fireman for Ballville Township and also volunteered with Boy Scouts of America. He was a jack of all trades who also enjoyed wood working, coin collecting and reading. He loved to travel especially to New England and out West.
Paul is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Nancy L. Kehn, Fremont, OH; children, Debra (Dave) Dahnke, Sandusky, OH, Kevin (Chris) Kehn, Marion, OH, Valerie (Jeff) Anderson, Sumerduck, VA and Sara (Jim) Johnson, Clive, IA; grandchildren, Aaron Dahnke, Daniel (Stephanie) Kehn, Kirsten (Peder) Johanson, Adam and Andrea Gillis, Stephen (Sierra) Kehn, Jacob Johnson and Hunter Anderson; great grandchildren, Grace, Rhett and Owen.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Paul’s family thanks the staff of Valley View for their loving care.
Visitation: Saturday from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E State St., Fremont, OH.
Service: Saturday, June 17, 2017; 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Deacon Alfredo Diaz officiating.
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery
Memorials: Alzheimer’s Association P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011 or National Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131Print Obituary & Condolences