Robert was a well-liked local resident who actively supported a number of local initiatives. He was quite talented and had many different skills. Robert Kern was a beloved native of Bakersfield, California, who left a lasting legacy in the community until he passed away on November 9, 2023. Born and nurtured in the vibrant city of Bakersfield, Robert’s life was a tribute to the rich tapestry of experiences woven by the people of Bakersfield.
He committed his time and efforts to making Bakersfield a better place, whether it was by organizing neighborhood projects or serving as a volunteer at the food bank. Those who had the privilege of knowing him held him in high regard for his unwavering commitment to community service throughout his life.
In addition to his community service, Robert was a family guy who was committed to his family. There is a void that words cannot fully express—the loss of his love and support, which gave his family a source of strength. Although Bakersfield is grieving the loss of one of its own, Robert Kern’s legacy will endure because of the innumerable lives he touched and the sense of community he so ardently promoted. Those who were fortunate enough to accompany him on his voyage will undoubtedly remember him for the rest of their lives.