Kimberlie Jo Kennard
Kimberlie Jo Kennard, age 63, of Shelby, died Monday night, December 7, 2020 at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital after a brief battle with cancer.
Kim was born February 23, 1957 in Mansfield, Ohio and attended Plymouth High School. She enjoyed playing cards and fishing and thoroughly enjoyed being on patrol with the Shelby and Galion Police Departments.
Survivors include her mother and step-father: Patricia (Barnd)and Dennis Markwell of Shelby; siblings: Randy Kennard of Shelby, Scott Kennard of Willard, and Nancy (James) Kelley of Florida; and special friends: Lynn Sterling, Pat Gibson, Adam Turner, and the members of the Shelby and Galion Police Departments. She was preceded in death by her father, Adrian Kennard, and her life partner, Suze Levine.
Per Kim’s request, calling hours and funeral services will not be observed. Care for Kim and her family is being provided by the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby.
Sympathy may be expressed by leaving an online condolence at www.PenwellTurner.com or by leaving a comment on Kim’s obituary on the funeral home’s Facebook page, Facebook.com/PenwellFuneral.