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Kenneth Earl Lockhard, 77, of North Vernon, died at 6:46 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2013, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.
He is survived by his wife, Janet Lockhard; three sons, David (Sarah) Lockhard of Atchison, Kan., Kenneth D. (Cheryl) Lockhard of Fort Riley, Kan., and Daniel (Cynthia) Lockhard of North Vernon; four daughters, Cathy (John) Sheppard, Rita (Rick) Lesnet, Angie (Melvin) Marksberry and Teresa (Ed) Maschino, all of North Vernon; one brother, Ronnie (Cathy) Lockhard of North Vernon; one sister, Jenny (Pat) Sweany of North Vernona; 26 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Loretta Jean Lockhard.
A graveside service will be conducted at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Cemetery in North Vernon with the Rev. Paul Penegar officiating.
Memorials may be made through Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon for funeral expenses.