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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States

Obituary of Jeffery C Cairns

Jeffery Carson Cairns, 51, of Vermilion, died Saturday, July 27, 2019 at his home.

He was born March 10, 1968 and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 5 years moving from Port Clinton.

Jeff graduated from Toledo University and worked as an Assistant Controller at Freudenberg-NOK, Milan for the past 16 years.

He was a member of the Erie Co. Conservation League and St. Mary Catholic Church, Vermilion. Jeff was an avid WWII history buff and enjoyed collecting antiques, restoring old cars, and he never passed up an opportunity to take a nap. He loved spending time with his family and being on Lake Erie boating and jet skiing. Jeff loved Vermilion and considered himself a "Vermilionaire".

He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Susan (nee Earls) Cairns of Vermilion; father, Kenneth W. Cairns of Toledo; sons, Evan Gore and Everett Cairns both of Vermilion; daughter, Emma Cairns of Vermilion; granddaughter, Everly Gore; brother, Kennett (Heidi) Cairns, II of Costa Mesa, CA; sister, Pam (Scott) Frazier of Wauseon, OH; nephews, William Cairns and Adam Egli; and his nieces, Mary Gilson, Rachael Gilson, and Sabrina Egli.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Gloria F (nee Carson) Cairns.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 120 Wall Street, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005 or Brian and Behavior Research Foundation, 747 Third Ave., 33rd Floor, New York, NY 10017.

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