Obituary - Kenneth Vernon Jessee


Kenneth Vernon Jessee, 74, born in Toledo, Ohio and long time resident of South Florida, died peacefully on March 18, 2014.

Kenny was skilled in many trades, took pride in his workmanship and was always willing to help those in need. He was a prolific storyteller and was gifted at telling jokes.

He was survived by sisters, Carolyn Friess and Sharon Marquette; children, Scott Jessee, Mike Jessee, Vince Jessee and Juanita Roy and grandchildren, Grant, Connor, Jordan, Devin, Ava and Kaden.

He was preceded in death by parents, Ollie Mae Jessee and Habron Jessee; sister, Juanita Ballinger and brothers, Hubert Jessee and Vernon Jessee.

Kenny will be sadly missed by many family members and friends.

A Private Graveside Service will be held at Lake Township Cemetery at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Published in Toledo Blade on Mar. 28, 2014