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Gerard Kemp

Gerard K. "Rod" Kemp Jr.

Saturday, November 30th, 1957 - Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
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Gerard K. "Rod" Kemp, 62, of Laureldale, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, in Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center. He was the long time companion of Pam Leed of Reading. Born in Reading, PA, he was the son of Helen M. (Halterman) Kemp, Birdsboro and the late Gerard K. "Rod" Kemp, Sr. and his step mother Cheryl L. (Columbo) Kemp, Richland. He enjoyed going to auctions and riding his motorcycle. Rod worked as a truck driver for Brookledge for many years.

In addition to his mother, Rod is survived by his sons Jeremiah and Cody, Exeter, his brother Gregg A. (Mary), Myerstown; and sister Ginia Nein (Ronald, Sr.), Exeter.

Visitation with family and friends will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am with services beginning at 11:00 am in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. Interment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Park, Exeter Township. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit
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  • Visitation

    September 16th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    September 16th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Lutz Funeral Home, Inc.
    2100 Perkiomen Avenue
    Mt. Penn, PA 19606
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  • Service

    September 16th, 2020 | 11:00am
    September 16th, 2020 11:00am
    Lutz Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address Not Available
    Rev. Mark Dewald
  • Interment

    Forest Hills Memorial Park
    391 W. Neversink Road
    Exeter Township, PA
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Heidi Messersmith

Posted at 03:18pm
Our condolences to Rod's family, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Mr. & Mrs. John Carlson

Posted at 06:04am
To the family and friends of Rod - thoughts and prayers to each of you - may your good memories bring a smile to your face and a hug to your heart.
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Susie Kemp Griesemer

Posted at 11:18pm
Aunt Helen , Gina & Gregg & families, I am so very sorry for your loss. I have lots of great
Memories of our young years. We were all so happy with great childhood memories of our cousins and family picnics. May you be comforted by those memories. Roddy was so special to all of us. Love to all of you.

Susie Kemp Griesemer

Sandra Owens

Posted at 03:31pm
Helen and Gina I am so sorry for loss!

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