Justin R. Kelm, age 32, of Janesville Township died unexpectedly at his home on Friday, December 28, 2012. He was born in Janesville on February 6, 1980, the son of John and Faye (Schwartzlow) Kelm. Justin attended Parker High School. He worked for T & K Helgesen, Inc. constructing steel buildings and previously for Roger Rebout Farms. A very lovable and likable man, Justin was very fond of his niece and nephew. He always had a greeting and smile for everyone he met. He enjoyed fishing, farming, four wheelling, playing pool, softball, and a fondness for John Deere tractors. Justin didn't push the fun button, he just stood on it! He will be missed by his family and all who knew him.
He is survived by his parents: John and Faye Kelm; his brother and sister in law: Josh and Michelle Kelm and their children: Hailey and Mason, all of Janesville; grandmother: Neva Kelm-Hockerman of Omaha, NE; girlfriend: Karley Reid of Janesville; several aunts and uncles; other relatives and many friends. He was predeceased by his grandparents: Roger Kelm, Harvey Hockerman and Verona and Arkell Schwartzlow.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Friday January 4, 2013 at the Whitcomb - Lynch Funeral Home with his great-uncle, Rev. Richard Keller officiating. Burial will follow at Milton Lawns Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Thursday from 4:30 PM until 8:00 PM at the funeral home and again on Friday morning from 11:00 AM until the time of the service. Memorials would be greatly appreciated if they were made to his family.
Memorials would be greatly appreciated if they were made to his family.
4:30 - 8 PM Thursday, January 3, 2013 at the Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home; 21 S. Austin Rd., Janesville.
11 AM - 12 Noon Friday, January 4, 2013 at the Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home; 21 S. Austin Rd., Janesville.
12 Noon Friday, January 4, 2013 at the Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home; 21 S. Austin Rd., Janesville.
Milton Lawns Memorial Park; 2200 Milton Ave., Janesville.