Ronald K. Kemp

Born: Sat., Sep. 22, 1962
Died: Mon., Dec. 2, 2013


Visitation

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 05, 2013
Location: Frame Funeral Home


Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Dec. 06, 2013
Location: Frame Funeral Home


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Ronald K.  “Skip” Kemp    Loving father, avid hunter
Bradford- Ronald Kevin “Skip” Kemp, 51, of Bradford, PA, passed away Monday (December 2, 2013) at his home.  
Born September 22, 1962 in Olean he was the son of M. Ronald Kemp and the late Victoria Bradley Kemp.  
A lifelong resident of the area, he graduated from Otto-Eldred High School in 1980. After high school, he was employed at his father’s business, the Eldred Paint and Body for several years.  Later he was employed by North Eastern Industrial Insulation as a contractor.  
His greatest passion in life was hunting with his daughter and his many buddies.  Known by some as a “dog whisperer” he was also a dog lover, especially “Gus”.  
He is survived by his daughter, Shaela A. Kemp, of Wattsburg, PA, his father of Conway, SC, his sister, Julie (William) Cochran of Duke Center, PA, a nephew, Cody Cochran of Olean, NY, nieces Chelsea (Nathan) Thomas, Jocelyn Cochran and Cassandra Cochran and great-nephews, Conner Thomas and Wyatt Thomas, all of Duke Center.  
He was predeceased by his mother in 2012.
Friends may call Thursday (December 5th, 2013) from 4 to 8 pm at the Frame Funeral Home in Eldred where a memorial service will be held Friday at 11 am with the Rev. Jay Tennies officiating.  
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the McKean County SPCA or Hunt of a Lifetime, www.huntofalifetime.org, 6297 Buffalo Rd.  Harbor Creek, PA 16421.

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Ceil and Nick Magoon and Scott Clawges
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013
Shaela, Ron, Julie and Family - We are so sorry to hear about Skip. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Wendy Hatch Brendel
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013
My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Skip. I have known Skip since I went to high school in Smethport....all those years ago. Dated a couple of times a quite few years back and he was always "my friend". So very sorry to hear about his passing.

Stephanie McCormick
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013

THE COLOR OF MEMORIES TABLE ARRANGEMENT was sent by Stephanie McCormick.

With Loving Memories and Deepest Sympathy Stephanie and Isaac McCormick


Scott, Kari, and Alaina Eaton
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013
Always in our thoughts and prayers.

Rick Robinson
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013
Ron & Julie, so sorry to hear the news of Skip's passing. I will always consider Skip & the Kemp family as lifelong friends. I know our family always considered Skip as the 4th Son! He will live in our hearts forever.

Rick, Cindy, Mattie & Emily Robinson

John & Ronni Plummer
   Posted Thu December 05, 2013
We are so very saddened to learn of Skip's passing. Our deepest sympathy to all.

Sid and Rhonda Beckwith
   Posted Mon December 09, 2013
So sorry to hear about Skip we both went to school with him and he was a good friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family