Ron and Kevin Kern are brothers and the current owners of Kern’s Sausages. They took over ownership in 1996.Their grandfather, Marcus Kern, started the business in 1949. Ron and Kevin’s father Charles and Uncle Matt began their partnership at Kern’s in 1958. This year is Kern’s 66th anniversary in the family business!
Ronald C. Kern – President, Kern’s Sausage, Inc. (pictured on left) is a 1978 graduate of Northwood University with an Associates degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. He a member of the St. Lorenz Male Choir and has served on the St. Lorenz Ministry Council. Ron is a past member and president of the Frankenmuth Jaycees and served as Chairman of the Frankenmuth Convention and Visitors Bureau. Married to Susan Morlik in 1992, they have 2 daughters, Tanya and Julia. They enjoy camping and have visited many of Michigan’s state parks. Ron is a grouse and pheasant hunting enthusiast.
Kevin M. Kern – Vice President, Kern’s Sausage, Inc. (pictured on right) is a 1984 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science in Business and Administration. He is a member of the Frankenmuth Rotarians and the St. Lorenz Media Ministry. Kevin is a past member and president of the Frankenmuth Jaycees and served on the Frankenmuth Civic Events Council. Married to Angela Ringlein in 1993, they enjoy traveling, especially on trips to New Zealand and Africa. Kevin also enjoys fishing.
Sister-in-laws and camping buddies,
Sue Kern and Dawn (Kern) Corby
Working together is our Kern family tradition
Cousins Tanya and Ali
Ron and daughter Julia