Funeral Services will be held at 10 am, Friday, June 17, at Phillips Funeral Home Chapel, 212 E. 6th St. in Vinton. Interment will be held at the Garwin Cemetery in Garwin. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 7 pm on Thursday. A memorial fund has been established.
Kenneth was born Nov. 7, 1927 at Green Mountain to Ward and Lucile (Yetley) Murty.
On March 22, 1947, he was united in marriage to Marcella Uhlenberg. She preceded him in death on Sept. 28, 2010.
Kenneth served his nation in the Army / Air Force from 1945 to 1948. Prior to his retirement he sold building supplies at McDowell's in Vinton.
He is survived by his son, John (Karen) Murty, Toledo; his daughter, Diane (Vollie) Sanders, Maple Grove, Minn.; his grandchildren, Annette (Jody) Kotouc, Toledo, Brad (Nicole) Murty, Conrad, Clint (Tiffany) Murty, Waterloo, Vollie “Chip” Sanders, III, Albertville, Minn., and Brandon Sanders, Maple Grove, Minn.; his great grandchildren, Ethan Kotouc, Megan and Paul Murty, and Rachel Murty; and his sister-in-law, Dorothy Husak.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his son, Raymond Murty; his daughter, Sandy Murty; and four brothers.
Condolences may be left at: www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com
Kenneth L. Murty