Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
October 27, 2012 12:17 am EDT


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MOUNT VERNON — Kenneth D. Shoemaker, 63, passed away Oct. 25, 2012, at Knox Community Hospital.

He was born Dec. 9, 1948, in Mount Vernon to Cecil and Florentine (Malecki) Shoemaker.

Kenneth is survived by his children, Lori Richert, John Shoemaker and James “Jay” (Farrah) Shoemaker, all of Mount Vernon, and Jackie (Dave) Brown of Howard; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

His parents and a daughter, Jennifer Shoemaker, preceded him in death.

Friends may call Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Burial will be in Workman Cemetery in Danville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses.

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