US Navy

Omari D Kohn

July 31, 1995 ~ January 12, 2020 (age 24)

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Omari Dominique Kohn 24, of Indianapolis, IN, formerly of Benton Harbor, died early Sunday morning January 12, 2019.

Omari was born to Kristina Kohn on July 31, 1995, in Saint Joseph, MI.  He was a very active child.  Always running, jumping, and flipping.  He spent his younger days raised by his mother and grandmother until his mother unexpectedly passed.  From there, Omari lived with his loving Aunt Lynn and Uncle Ocie.  He called her Aunt Lynn so much that her grandchildren thought that was her name.  He also began a very close relationship with his cousin Shay.

Omari was very active in school.  Omari participated in band, JROTC, ran track, and was an aspired business owner. Omari was part of a group, Infinity, that designed and sold class tee-shirts.  He graduated from Benton Harbor High School in 2013.  Soon after, he joined the Navy.

Omari will be missed by his wife Iibbar.  Forever mourned by his Aunt Margaret (Ocie) Young of Benton Harbor.  Brother, Johnny Kohn.  Sisters: Crystal (Timothy) Clinton of Benton Harbor.  Alysia Kohn of Houston, Texas.  Nephews: Johnny Kohn Jr., Chris Clinton, and Gabriel Clinton.  Nieces: Tia and Timara Clinton. A special friend of Indianapolis.  A host of uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.

Omari was preceded in death by mother Kristina Kohn, grandfather Willie McConnell, grandmother Lee Kohn, sister Miracle Lynn Kohn, Aunts Marcia Whitfield, Sheila Kohn, and Trina Kohn.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
January 23, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
New Bethel Baptist Church
2360 Townline Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 23, 2020

12:00 PM
New Bethel Baptist Church
2360 Townline Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Interment following funeral service
Thursday
January 23, 2020

North Shore Memory Gardens
5027 M 63 N
Coloma, MI 49038

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