In memory of
Nathan Kern M.D. passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Born August 10th, 1929 to Hannah and Nathan Kern Sr., He was a lifelong resident of New Orleans before moving to Baton Rouge in 2008. He was a graduate of the LSU Medical School and was a member of the AOA honorary Medical Fraternity. He practiced pediatrics with the Ochsner Rothschild pediatric group. He was also a member of both the Jefferson Parish and Orleans Medical Society and a member of the AMA and the Academy of Pediatrics. He was on the staff of Children's Hospital, Touro Infirmary and Lakeside Hospital. He loved the arts and was a respected fine art photographer. He is survived by his wife, Bertha and their children Jeanne Kern Poe (Patrick Miller) and Michael Kern (Yukie). Also survived by 2 grandchildren, Joshua and Alexander Kern. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM in Tikvat Shalom Cemetery (in Jefferson Memorial Gardens), 11316 River Road, St. Rose, LA. Followed by a reception at Shir Chadash Synagogue. Kindly omit flowers. Memorials are suggested to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) or the charity of your choice. Condolences may be expressed online at www.tharpsontheimerfh.com . Information, (504) 835-2341.
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