Wayne G. Kern, 55 of Slatington died Thursday July 27, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Anne J. (Vogel) Kern; who passed away in 2001. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Clarence and Mary (Holtzer) Kern. Wayne was a graduate of Slatington High School, Class of 1979. Wayne worked as a masonry foreman for TA Silfies of Allentown for over 20 years. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and total outdoorsman.
Survivors: Sons; Andrew W. Kern at home. Anthony J. “Tony” Kern of Easton. Fiancé Beth Rheiner. Brothers; Edward Kern and wife Linda of Orefield. Richard Kern of Slatington, David Kern and wife Susan of Bowmanstown, and Bruce Kern of Slatington. Sisters; Carol and husband Richard Deihl of Unionville, Janice and husband James Brown, Pam and husband Mike Dankanich all of Palmerton. Many “ Great” nieces & nephews.
Services: Funeral Service will be held 10:30am Saturday August 6, 2016, in Harding Funeral Home, Inc. 25-27 N. Second Street, Slatington, with the Rev. James LeVan officiating. Friends and family my call, 9:30-10:30 at the funeral home. Interment to follow at St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery Walnutport.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, can be made to Hope Lodge 125 Lucy Ave, Hummelstown PA 17036