Services for Perry A.L. Kearn, 58, of Wilder, who died
Saturday, April 13, in his home of natural causes, will be
held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Pastor John Sinclair of the First Christian Church, Caldwell,
will officiate. Burial will follow in the Wilder
Mr. Kearn, owner of
Kearn Tools, was born May 4, 1926, in
Colo., to Albert and Wilda Kearn.
He moved to Wilder
from California in 1939 where
he had since resided.
He married Dorothy Young on Dec. 13, 1945, in
During World War II he
served in the U.S. Navy aboard the battleship USS Mississippi
in the South Pacific. He
worked for many years with Co-op Oil Associations, Inc.
At the time of his
death he had his own business, Kearn Tools.
is survived by his wife of Wilder; two daughters, Tanya
Hamilton of Caldwell and Rita Kearn of Sandpoint; his mother,
Wilda Kearn of Wilder; four grandchildren, LaDessa and David
Hamilton, both of Caldwell and Rayme and Jason Obendorf, both
of Sandpoint; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.
father and twin brothers preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice at
to the Mountain States Tumor Institute,
Boise; or to a favorite charity.