Jonathan Ray Kemper was born April 8, 1982 in Creve Coeur, Missouri the son of David Morgan and Jill Antoinette Kemper. He passed from this life on Thursday, September 13, 2018 in Tulsa at the age of 36 years, 5 months and 5 days.
Jonathan was a former cook for Mazzios and had moved to Tulsa from Arizona 9 years ago. He enjoyed going fishing.
Surviving Jonathan are his wife, Shawna Kemper of Tulsa; 3 sons, Caleb, Leland, and Wyatt Kemper all of Tulsa; father, David Morgan of Tulsa; grandfather, Dale Kemper of North Carolina; grandparents, Richard and Nancy Morgan of Tulsa; 3 sisters: Becky Dover and husband, Justin of Sand Springs, Danielle Hechtor and husband, Jeremy of Missouri, and Katrina Morgan of Illinois; 2 brothers, Wayne Hackmann of Missouri and Jared Sanders of Missouri; 3 aunts: Stephanie Kemper of North Carolina, Elizabeth Kemper of Tulsa, and Kaye Morgan of Tulsa; 2 uncles, Casey Kemper of North Carolina and Cody Kemper of Arizona; great uncle, Bill Looper of Pryor; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Jill Pyle; grandmother, Gwen Kemper; and 2 brothers, Keith Kemper and Nicholas Kemper.
A funeral service is scheduled for 10am, Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Heath-Griffith Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Scott Bryan officiating. Burial will follow in Graham Memorial Cemetery in Pryor. Pallbearers are: Jared Sanders, Wayne Hackmann, David Morgan, Justin Dover, Robert Looper, and Nathaniel Page. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home and an online guest book is available by visiting www.heathgriffithfuneralhome.com.
As long as you remember him he's not gone just resting and sleeping and in a better place where there's no sickness and no sorrow and no more pain I'm sorry for your loss I always thought of jr as my bubba I will miss him always
Lillie Mae JohnsonArdmore, OK
Prayers to all.
Marlene GuittarWashington, MO