Kenneth E. Barnd

Godfrey | Saturday, September 19 2015

Kenneth E. Barnd, 86, passed away at 2:10 am, September 19, 2015 at Integrity Heath Care.

He was born in Winchester, IL on June 27, 1929 the son of the late Adna and Esther (Powell) Barnd.

On March 10, 1951, he married Patricia Neighbors in St. Louis, MO.

He was a Maintenance Supervisor for Olin Corporation and the U.S. Bank in Alton, IL. He was a member of the 1st Presbyterian Church in Alton, IL and a Mason.  He enjoyed working and building with his hands and Cardinals Baseball.

In Addition to his wife he is survived by a son Kenneth (Rebecca) Barnd of Nashville TN; a brother Bobby (Marvetta) Barnd of Matoon, IL; a sister-in-law Betty Barnd of Alton, IL.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers Lloyd, Lyndel, and Paul Barnd; one sister Eilene Holly.

In celebration of his life, visitation will be from 10 am to 11 am Thursday September 24, 2015 at First Presbyterian Church in Alton, IL.

Funeral service will be at 11 am Thursday September 24, 2015 at 1st Presbyterian Church with Rev. David Crowley officiating. 

Burial will follow at White Hall Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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