Kenneth L. Babcock , age 85, passed away at his home in Cimarron, Kansas on May 30, 2013.
Kenneth L. Babcock , age 85, passed away at his home in Cimarron, Kansas on May 30, 2013. He was born on October 1, 1927 in Utica, Kansas, the son of Harry and Myrtle Roeske Babcock. He was a farmer and grain elevator operator. He was a Navy veteran, Utica Lyons Club president, and a member of the First Christian Church in Utica and Cimarron, and a member of the Utica School Board.
On March 26, 1950, he married Marie Crabtree in Utica. She survives of the home. Other survivors include; sons: Dane J. Babcock, Brownsville, Texas; Lance E. (Brenda) Babcock, Ulysses, Kansas; Aaron C. (Lynne) Babcock, Queen Creek, Arizona; grandchildren: Trent Babcock, Teana Heeke, Dana Lovett, Bailey Martin; and great-grandchildren: Paige Babcock and Kynleigh Heeke. Viewing will be Sunday, June 2, 10am-9pm with family present 2-4pm, and Monday, June 3, 9am- 9pm.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 4, 10:30am, at the First Christian Church in Cimarron, Kansas. Burial will be Tuesday, June 4, 3:00pm at Utica cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Cimarron First Christian Church, or Utica First Christian Church.
Words of sympathy and support may be sent to the family at www.fitzgeraldfuneral.com.