Jo Ann Kemner

Marietta, Georgia

Jo Ann Kemner, age 77, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away August 7, 2016.

She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, John T. Kemner; children, John (Barbara) Kemner of Cumming, Georgia, Julie (David) Lewinski of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, and Jill (David) Szydlik of Lexington, Kentucky. She was a beloved “Grammy” to Sean, Kevin, Jacob, Jeffrey, Jessica, Justin, Joshua, Abigail and Emily.

Jo Ann was a medical technologist before retiring and was former head of the school volunteer program in Bartholomew County, Indiana. She loved to play tennis, gardening and enjoyed baking sweets. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and especially loved celebrating holidays with her grandchildren. She will be greatly missed.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, August 14, from 6 until 8 p.m. at H.M. Patterson & Son Canton Hill Chapel in Marietta, Georgia. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 15, at the Catholic Church of St. Ann in Marietta.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations in Jo Ann’s memory to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, in care of the Catholic Church of St. Ann, 4905 Roswell Road, Marietta, GA 30062.