John Kerwin Obit
One-time boat owner John Kerwin passed away March 12 He was 68. Kerwin, from Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan, was listed as the owner of the U-7 Joe Ricci Spirit of Detroit Unlimited hydroplane at the 1982 Gold Cup . The U-7, driven that year by Brian Keogh, was originally Joe Schoenith’s 1975 Atlas Van Lines.
[Reprinted from Thunderboat, May 2013]