Saturday, June 13, 2009

John Joseph Kellen July 14 1930 to June 11 2009

*Korean War Vet, USMC
*owner of Kellen Country greenhouses and florist
*teller of really bad jokes, war stories and Chicago politics stories
*father to Laura, Sharon, Vince, Neil, Susan, and Michelle
*grandfather to Catherine, Heather, Craig, Brian, Chris, Emily, Beth, Claire, JR, and Melissa
*husband to Barbara
*brother-in-law to Linda
*son of Jacob and Helen Kellen
*brother to Mary (RIP), Jake (RIP), Joe, and Rita
*3rd generation Luxie!
*Harley guy

Daddy - I hope you are kicking back with a Heineken or a Southern Comfort Old-fashioned and a good cigar and that you have found a whole new group to swap stories with. Tell grandma and grandpa hey! We all love you and miss you already.

1 comment:

cubbygirl said...

Laura I'm so sorry about your father. you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.I wish there was something I could say or do but there isn't. You all hang in there and take care of each other in this time of sorrow.