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Kerry Dale ChildersPassing: February 9, 2024


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ORLEANS – Kerry Dale Childers, 68, passed away Friday, February 9, 2024, at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington.

Born November 23, 1955, in Bedford, he is the son of Donald Eugene and Estella Jane (Hopper) Childers.

Kerry retired from the City of Los Angeles. He was a 1973 graduate of Orleans High School. Kerry enjoyed skiing, skydiving, and driving fast cars.  He liked to travel and go out to eat.  Kerry enjoyed his retirement and had a lot of fun.

Survivors include his brother, Steven (Vicki) Childers of Orleans; sister, Donna (Norman) Gallion of Orleans; and five nieces and nephews.

His parents preceded him in death.

Cremation has been chosen.

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Karin Dobson | Jacksonville NC
    Date: February 13, 2024
    Donna , So sorry to hear of Kerry passing .your in my thoughts and prayers .KarinDobson .
  2. Guest: Charlena C Smith | ORLEANS
    Date: February 12, 2024
    Donna, Steve, so sorry to hear about Kerry... I remember when we were young he always wanted to know what we were doing... Always such a sweetheart!
  3. Guest: Ada (Edwards) Reynolds | Mitchell, IN
    Date: February 11, 2024
    Steve and Donna, I have so many wonderful early childhood memories living next to your family. So sorry for your loss. Send prayers for peace and comfort. Love, Ebby