|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1926|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2007|
Kenneth L. Krehbiel, 80, died Monday (Aug. 27, 2007) at Kansas Christian Home in Newton.
He was born on Sept. 13, 1926, in Hutchinson to Albert and Mary (Flickinger) Krehbiel. In 1951, he married Lynette Waltner. They were married until 1977. She preceded him in death in 1999. He married Lucy Reavis in 1978. She preceded him in death in 2004. He served his country in the U. S. Navy in World War II. He was the music instructor for Moundridge High School retiring in 1971. He then went to work for Boeing Aircraft as a technical writer until his retirement. He attended Bethany College and graduated from Bethel College and earned his master's degree in music at Wichita State University. He had a life-long love of music. He also was a avid radio-controlled model airplane enthusiast. He enjoyed sharing creative photography with his friends and family.
Survivors include sons, Ken Krehbiel of Washington, D.C., and Keith Krehbiel of Stanford, Calif.; granddaughters, Sara and Emily Krehbiel of Stanford, Calif.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Albert Dean Krehbiel; and a sister, Pearl Stucky.
Service was Thursday at First Mennonite Church in Pretty Prairie with Pastor Lester Zook officiating. Burial was at First Mennonite Cemetery in Pretty Prairie.
First Mennonite Church Cemetery
Created by: Tom Crago
Record added: Sep 14, 2007
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