Ernest D. Kelleman, 86, of Wadsworth passed away December 22, 2017. Ernie was born Jan 1, 1931 in Akron Ohio to the late John and Helen (Dunkler) Kelleman.
Ernie proudly served in the US Army.
Ernie enjoyed antiques, classic car meets, working on cars and tinkering in the back garage. Ernie was known for his practical jokes.
He retired from B&W, a member of the American Legion Post #170, Moose Lodge #2070, one of the last founding members of the Wadsworth Kiwanis and past president of B&W credit union.
He is preceded in death my his brother Johnny and sister Betty.
Ernie is survived by his wife of 61 years, Kathleen; children, Andrew (Tracy), Johanna (Frank) Grandson, Drew and Siblings; Steve, Charlotte and Helen.
The family would like to Thank the staff at Altercare of Wadsworth, Hospice of Medina County, and the Cleveland Clinic for their wonderful care. In lieu of flowers the family request you make a donation to your favorite charity.
The family will receive friends 10-11am Sat. Dec. 30, 2017 at the Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home 174 N. Lyman St. Wadsworth, Ohio. A memorial service will be conducted at 11am with Pastor Robin Hart officiating.
Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home