Peyton Joseph Kelln, son of Heather and Mark Kelln, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday Dec. 16, at Beth El.
Peyton is a seventh-grade student at Beveridge Magnet Middle School where he is an International Studies major.
Peyton is a competitive swimmer for the JCC Sharks. He also enjoys video games, camping and math. Peyton has attended Camp Ramah in Wisconsin the past four summers and looks forward to being in Shoafim next summer.
For his Bar Mitvah project, Peyton will be donating a portion of his gifts to “Pizza IDF” which sends pizza and other yummy treats to active duty soldiers who, day after day, are fighting terror and protecting the Jewish people.
Peyton has a younger brother, Colin.
Grandparents are Jody and Ray Goldstein, and Kathy and Don Kelln.