Former Governor Kernan Laid to Rest

Joseph E. Kernan, 48th Governor of the State of Indiana, was laid to rest Tuesday afternoon in a small private ceremony at Cedar Grove Cemetery on the campus of the University of Notre Dame.

The private ceremony was attended by his brother and sisters from the east coast, and his loving wife Maggie, who lives in South Bend.

The family would like to thank the thousands of people nationwide who have shared their love, their memories of Joe and their kindness during this heartbreaking time.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Veterans Fund at the University of Notre Dame.