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Jennifer Ann Kepner

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“Not many can live up to being a mom, a wife daughter and sister, auntie and so much more. Veteran. Your a real hero Beautiful Jenn. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Londa Arden - Big Bear City, CA

“crossfit better be allowed in heaven. rip my friend, we miss you. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: aaron - CA

“It was an honor to know and work with Jenn. She will never be forgotten by anyone that knew her. My condolences to Ben, their children & all of Jenn...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Christine Chavez - Cathedral City, CA

“Our heartfelt condolences to Robert, Lisa, Ben and family on your tremendous loss. May memories of happier times help to sustain you during this...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Our hearts are broken with the loss of our niece/godchild Jenn. We are sad she is not with us physically, but she is not suffering any longer. ...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Dianne Mattiace - FL

“Jenn gave me the most precious gift, my grand-daughter Adia. I see Jenn's smile, beautiful eyes and her confidence in Adia. Through her children,...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Sandra Sallee - KILLEEN, TX

7 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

Little man Wyatt
8 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. May Jen rest in peace. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Steve & Stacy Lopez - Whittier, CA

“You left a major impact on this world. You were brave beautiful and a very unique woman. You will never be forgotten I love you. I will watch over...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Manning - Dunnellon, FL

Beautiful brave Jenn
11 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Manning

My son Stevie with Jennifer
12 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Manning

Jennifer as a baby
13 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Manning

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14 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Manning

“Jennifer will be remembered for her integrity, love of life, service to country and a loving daughter, sister, wife and mom. I am so proud of my...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Donna Ysland - Sapphire, NC

“I'm so sorry to hear about your sitter. My thoughts are with you and your family. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Penny KAUTZMAN - CATHEDRAL CITY, CA

“Sorry to hear about your lovely wife, Ben. Our thoughts , prayers, and our hearts are with you and the entire family. Peace and Love be with you and...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Irene and Wu wu Greasby - DHS,, CA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this difficult time.Much love from your Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs Family ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: L.B. - CA

“I have never been so proud to serve as a physician as I was to care for Jen kepner. She was the toughest most right-on, responsible model citizen and...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: frank arian - palm springs, CA

Jennifer Kepner, 39, of Cathedral City, CA passed away on October 18, 2017 in her home surrounded by friends and family. She was born on March 3, 1978 to Robert and Lisa Davis in San Bernardino, California. She lost her battle with Pancreatic Cancer due to the open exposure burn pits while serving in Balad, Iraq (2004) as a U.S. Air Force medic. She served her country from 2001-2007. Jennifer was employed as a Radiology Technician at Desert Regional Medical Center. In addition, Jennifer was a strong athlete. She was involved in the Crossfit community as a local trainer. She enjoyed competing, hiking, shooting, archery and camping with her family. Some of her favorite hobbies were quilting, scrapbooking and painting. Her friends and family remember her as patriotic, determined, passionate, kind-hearted and witty. She is survived by husband, Ben Kepner of Cathedral City, her 9-year-old daughter, Adia Paxton, two-year-old son, Wyatt Kepner. Parents Lisa & Robert Davis of Palm Desert, sister and brother in law Christine and Rhett Arden of La Quinta. In lieu of flowers, Jennifer has requested that donations be made to Everyday Warrior ( and Amie Muller Foundation ( A visitation will be held on Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 9:00-11:00am at Forest Lawn, Cathedral City. Graveside services, with military honors, will be held at Desert Memorial Cemetery in Cathedral City, CA on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 12:00pm.