David LeRoy Kernoul Jr.
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8/24/1978 - 9/20/2020
Rock Island, WA. 98850
David LeRoy Kernoul Jr., age 42, passed away at home on Sunday September 20, 2020. He was born August 24, 1978 in Leavenworth, WA to Dave and Margaret Kernoul.
He graduated from Eastmont High School in 1998, where he also worked as the assistant Janitor.
David lived in Rock Island with his mom, Margaret, brother Steven and nephew Blaine.
David will be remembered for his great humor, his kindness, his love of wrestling and his devotion to the Seahawks. He never knew a stranger, they were just friends he hadn't met yet. If you needed something and he had it, it was yours.
David had an amazing outlook on life. Even though he had to work harder than others at having a normal life, he did his best. He was a fighter and worked hard to beat everything that was thrown at him. Overcome incredible odds and proved to the Doctors that he wasn't just a number, a statistic. He would not give up.
David is survived by his Mom, Margaret Kernoul of Rock Island WA, Sister, Crystal (Joe) Jones of Ephrata WA, Brothers, Charles Newton of Chester VA, and Steven Kernoul of Rock Island WA, Grandfather, James Kernoul of Salem, Aunts, Pam (Mike) Lindley of Hoodsport WA, Kathy Kernoul of Salem OR. and Sue (Steve) Ingham of Salem OR. Uncle, Wayne Smith of Walla Walla WA. 3 Nieces and 3 Nephews, a very special friend Michelle Dakota and his cat Snuggles. He is preceded in death by his Father, Dave Kernoul Sr., Grandpas, Elmer Hart and Ralph Dewees, Grandmothers Carol Hart and Joyce Kaufman, and several other family members.
A celebration of life ceremony will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday Oct. 3, 2020 at the Rock Island Baptist Church in Rock Island WA. All are welcome to attend. Masks required, reception to follow.
You are invited to view David's online tribute at http://www.heritagememorialchapel.com to share a memory, leave condolences. You can also add photos.