Harry Kesterson

Harry Kesterson, age 68, died May 7, 2010, in the Shock-Trauma Unit at the Medical College of Georgia Medical Center Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Jo (Kuntz), daughters Leigh Ann Arnholt (Charlie) of East Liverpool, Ohio and Stephanie Reda of Columbus, Ohio, a brother Albert Kesterson (Tamara) of Greenville, SC, grandchildren Nathan, Nick, Danah, Stephen, Auria, and Kaydence. He is also survived by Marie Gerbus, Aunt, and sisters-in-law Patti Doss of MI, Mary Kuntz of FL as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Harry was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Jean Kesterson and his brother, Stephen.

Harry and Jo had recently moved from Delaware, OH to South Carolina to pursue their retirement dreams.

Following his graduation from Linden McKinley High School in 1961, he attended Franklin University in Columbus; and served in the United States Army with the 101st Airborne and Ranger Division in Germany and Ft. Campbell, KY.

He had an exemplary 31 year career with United Parcel Service. Following retirement, Harry pursued his passions which included travels with Jo, activities with his family, fishing and golf. He was also an active member of the Genoa Baptist Church in Westerville, OH. Harry was an avid supporter of the Soldier’s Angel organization. Donations in his honor can be made via

A Memorial Service shall be held on May 21, 2010, at 11:00 am at the Genoa Baptist Church, 7562 Lewis Center Rd, Westerville, OH 43082. Visitation hours shall be from 9 – 11:00. A reception and lunch will be served after the service.

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