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Jacob Robert Kearns


          Jacob Robert Kearns died the morning of December 20th, 2009 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. He was born on December 19, 2006 in Manchester, Iowa, the son of Christopher and Kara (Burgin) Kearns. He just got back from a wonderful trip to Disney World with his family. Jacob was a wonderful little boy who made the best of his short life and touched so many lives. He will be dearly missed.
          He is survived by his parents, Chris and Kara Kearns of Oelwein, his two brothers, Jonathan and Dayton, maternal grandparents, Robert and Gayle Burgin of Dundee, Iowa, paternal grandmother, Pam King of West Union, Iowa, a great grandmother, Diane Kisner of Oelwein, Iowa, two uncles, Les Kearns and Josh (Nana) Burgin, an aunt Anna (Victor) King, two cousins, Ali and Blake, six great uncles, five great aunts and seven second cousins. He was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Kenny Kisner and Al and Eileen Lubben
          Services will be 11:00 am on Wednesday at the EmmanuelLutheranChurch in Strawberry Point, Iowa and visitation will be on Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Geilenfeld Funeral Home in Oelwein and one hour before services at the church on Wednesday.
          Memorials will go to the Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Unit in Iowa City.

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Anna Culbert on January 27, 2018 at 4:15 PM said:

Ali King on January 5, 2018 at 4:03 PM said:

Hello buddy I miss you more than anything in the world. You are my age now you are growing up. Everyone wishes you were here. We all love and miss you buddy. Hugs and kisses from everybody. Love you
Ali King on December 20, 2017 at 5:47 PM said:

Love and miss u is what I meant
Ali King on December 20, 2017 at 5:46 PM said:

Hi buddy I miss you so much. Happy 11th birthday up in heaven. I know just some day we will all be a family again. What did you get for your birthday up in heaven? Love and miss you ????
Anna Culbert on June 26, 2017 at 6:15 PM said:

You would think it gets easier but it dnt it gets harder n harder everyday... UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN FLY HIGH BUDDY LOVE YOU
Briana on June 26, 2017 at 5:52 PM said:

It doesn't seem so long ago since you left. Hugs and kisses from us all who love you to pieces.
Ali King on May 9, 2017 at 12:32 PM said:

Buddy, I miss you. I know you look down at me everyday all day. You see my behavior. I wish you were still down here with me and your family. You have been gone for a long time. If i had to make one wish it would be for you to come down from heaven.
Ali King on March 30, 2017 at 7:19 AM said:

Buddy I wish you never left us. You are my everything. I wish you could come back to me and your family. ;(
Ali King on March 7, 2017 at 6:18 AM said:

Miss you buddy. You will for ever be in our hearts
Anna on November 13, 2016 at 4:22 PM said:

Love n miss u so much buddy until we meet again fly high RIP
Anna Culbert on May 30, 2014 at 12:52 PM said:

How I miss this lil boy so much not a day goes by that I don't think of him. We love and miss you so much Jacob
Kara Kearns on March 7, 2011 at 3:24 PM said:

It has been one year and 3 months it feels like the day you left us but always know no matter what that we love you and a day dont go by that we dont think of you and we cant wait to hug and kiss you again you will be forever in our hearts mom,dad,jonathan,dayton
Emily Conner on October 6, 2010 at 7:40 AM said:

It's been 9 months since Jacob has passed and I still think of him daily.... We will always love you Jacob and Andrew thinks of you often. We love you Jake.
Deb Thomas on December 24, 2009 at 2:40 PM said:

I am so sorry to learn of Jacobs passing. My son Ethan is good friends with Jonathan. I will keep your family in my prayers. I am so very sorry for your loss.
Loni Duncan on December 23, 2009 at 12:26 PM said:

I'm so sorry to hear about the death of little Jacob and pray that God will help you through your sorrow. The picture posted reminds me of Kara when she was little. God bless you all.
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