Edward L. Kemp age 61 of Hillsboro Mo, passed away at his home on November 25, 2012.Born August 12, 1951 in Ironton Mo. Ed was a retired Captain at the Jefferson County Sheriffs Dept.(1971-2000), a former County Commissioner for Jefferson County, Chairman of the Jefferson County 911 Board of Directors, member of Big River Ambulance district''s Board of Directors,Former Deputy Commander with the St. Louis Major Case Squad, a member of Joachim Masonic Lodge,High Ridge Elks B.P.O.E. 2455, House Springs Lions Club and a charter member of the North Jeff Eagles,He was a co- founder of the Missouri Sheriffs Association as well as a former instructor at Jefferson County Law Enforcement Academy at Jefferson College. He also worked as Jefferson Counties Director of Emergency Management. He Loved to fish.
Mother- Wille Kathleen Kemp-Hawkins (Nee Parkman) of Hillsboro Mo.
Sister- Judy K. Johnson of High Ridge Mo
Brother -Tom Kemp of Hillsboro Mo
Daughter- Kimberly Sue (William) Thomas of Dittmer Mo
Son- Gregory Dean Bonifield of Imperial Mo.
Daughter- Josie E Mueller of Hillsboro Mo
Grandaughter- Shelby Lynn (Justin) Blanton of Jacksonville North Carolina
Fiance- Myra R. Miller of Hillsboro Mo.
Preceded in death by-
Father- Ed Kemp
Brother- Dean Kemp.
Following Ed''s wishes, no services will be held, He is to be cremated.