Bruce Imanuel Kemp - age: 71
(June 23, 1949 to January 03, 2021 )
Resident of Visalia, California
Services will be held at the Exeter Cemetery on Friday January 15, 2021 at 10:00 am. Following the services we will be having a celebration of life gathering at the Exeter city park. If you would like to say goodbye to Bruce you are welcome to come.
Bruce Imanuel Kemp
On January 3, 2021 our lives were forever changed when Bruce Imanuel Kemp passed away at the age of 71 in Visalia Ca. Bruce was born June 23, 1949 to Lewis and Dortha Kemp. He attended Exeter Union High School. After graduation he married the love of his life, Connie Cooksey on September 20, 1970. Bruce and Connie had 2 children, son Shawn Kemp and daughter Kari Kemp. With his love of life, heart of gold, determination and his wife by his side he became a business owner. They remained in Exeter where they raised their children.
When Bruce wasn’t working, he enjoyed spending time with his family and close friends Steve Haughton, Tom Cain and Daniel Silva. His family and friends were everything to him.
Bruce is survived by his wife Connie Kemp (Cooksey), son Shawn Kemp, daughter in-law Amy Kemp (Van Dyke), along with their 3 children, Reegan, Logan and Jackson Kemp. Daughter Kari James (Kemp), son in-law Mark James Jr. along with Kari’s 2 children, Teresa and Robert Ramos. He is also survived by 2 older brothers, Melvin and Gerald Kemp and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents Lewis and Dortha Kemp. His death WAS NOT COVID related. Services will be held at the Exeter Cemetery on Friday January 15, 2021 at 10:00 am. Following the services we will be having a celebration of life gathering at the Exeter city park. If you would like to say goodbye to Bruce you are welcome to come. For those who might not be able to attend due to everything that is going on in the world today, we understand and you are more than welcome to send condolences at www.evansmillerguinnchapel.com.