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Krisher, Kenneth E.
Kenneth E. Krisher, age 83, of Knoxville, Illinois died at 11:15 P.M. on Friday, May 17, 2013 at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville, Illinois.

He was born on February 14, 1930 in Canton, Illinois the son of Merritt and Iona Rambo Krisher. He married Alice V. Vallas Fussner on January 16, 1974 at the United Methodist Church in Knoxville, Illinois. She survives of Knoxville, Illinois.

Surviving is one son: Kevin (Robin) Krisher of Fort Worth, Texas; one daughter: Darla Powell of Knoxville, Illinois; one step-son: Edward E. (Jane) Fussner of Winfield, Illinois. Four grandchildren: Kyle, Brooke, and Savanna Krisher and Marvin Powell; one great grandson: Drew Powell; one sister: Betty Newell of Virginia Beach, Virginia.

He worked as a B & B Supervisor for the Burlington Northern Railroad for over 39 years, working all over the country, and finally retiring from the Denver System. He was a member of the Lewistown Masonic Lodge #104 A.F. & A.M. He enjoyed bowling and traveling with his wife all over the world. He was avid motorcycle rider for over fifty years.

Funeral Services are will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois. The Rev. Robert DeBolt will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois. Interment will be at the Williamsfield Cemetery, Williamsfield, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association. On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhomes.com
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