Mrs. Jo Ann Kettler, 67, of Paragould, died Sunday, June 19, 2011 at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mrs. Kettler was born Oct. 5, 1943 in Johnstown, Penn., to the late Paul and Lillian Hemming. Mrs. Kettler was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed crocheting, working word and number search puzzles, a good cook, and was formerly of Chesaning, Mich.
Survivors include her husband, David Kettler of Paragould, Ark.; two sons: Bruce Kettler and wife Elizabeth of Leachville, Ark., and David Kettler, Jr. and wife Joclyn of Burton, Mich.; three daughters, Carolyn Meyer and husband Mark of Mt. Morris, Mich., Gayle Forbes and husband Ray of Flint, Mich., and Mary Bearup of Mt. Morris, Mich.; one brother, Ralph Hemming, of Flagstaff, Ariz.; 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
Mrs. Kettler was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Charlotte Hemming and Delores Hemming.
The family requests private services and disposition with Faith Funeral Service of Manila in charge of arrangements.