On March 25, 2003, DOROTHY ELIZABETH KERNS (nee Goeb), beloved wife of the late James B. Kerns, devoted mother of Patricia C. Swartz, of Bel Air, MD, James L. Kerns of Millers, MD and Joyce A. Holste of Coatsville, PA, dear sister of Anna Slifker and Rita Derencz. Also survived by eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and friends. Dorothy was a foster care mother to several residents of the Rosewood Center. She also volunteered at the the Canton Harbor Nursing Center and was their volunteer of the year for several years. Memorial Mass will be held at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 600 S Conkling Street, Balto., MD on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 10 A.M. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made in Dorothy's name to the Alzheimers Assoc., Central MD Chaper, 1850 York Road, Timonium, MD 21093, Suite D.
THE BALTIMORE SUN