McKenna, Gene H.
Gene H. McKenna, 54, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 21, 1999, surrounded by his family.
Friends may call Tuesday from 4-7 p.m., with services to follow at 7 p.m. at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road (Ohio 619), Green. Inurnment will take place at a later date at VA Cemetery in Rittman.
Due to allergies, we ask that visitors refrain from wearing perfume or cologne.
In lieu of flowers, should friends desire, contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 1236 Weathervane Lane, 300C, Akron 44313; or C.A.R.E., 151 Ellis St., NE, Atlanta, Ga. 30303-2440; or to Central American Medical Outreach Inc., 14821 Burkhart Road, Orrville 44667.
Gene was born Sept. 24, 1944 in Akron to Harry D. and Elizabeth L. McKenna and was married to Lynn (Terjesen) McKenna for 28 years. She survives.
Other survivors include a brother, Phillip McKenna and his wife, Lynn, of Gilbertsville, Pa.; a brother-in-law, Barry Terjesen and his wife, Nancy, and a sister-in-law, Jane McLaughlin, of Winthrop, Wash.; his mother, Elizabeth L. McKenna Myers of Wellsville, N.Y.; nephews, Jeff McKenna and his wife, Marianne, of Collegeville, Pa., and Erik Terjesen of Boston, Mass.; nieces, Wendy Sudar and her husband, Robert, of Palmetto, Fla., and Siri Terjesen of Washington, D.C.; and special friends, Ann, Mike, Don and Elisa Leonhardt.
[Source: The Daily Record (Wooster) Obituaries, August 23, 1999]