Kenneth E. Barnd, 86, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at Integrity Heath Care.
He was born in Winchester, Ill., 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.
Kenneth was a Maintenance Supervisor for Olin Corporation and the U.S. Bank in Alton. He was a member of the 1st Presbyterian Church in Alton 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, Tenn.; a brother, Bobby (Marvetta) Barnd of Matoon, Ill.; and a sister-in-law, Betty Barnd of Alton.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Lloyd, Lyndel and Paul Barnd; and one sister, Eilene Holly.
In celebration of his life, visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at First Presbyterian Church in Alton.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at 1st Presbyterian Church with the Rev. David Crowley officiating.
Burial will follow at White Hall Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.