Kenneth E. Herron, 85, of Chariton died Oct. 9, 2013, after a long battle with cancer.
No services are planned. Pierschbacher Funeral Home, Chariton, was in charge of arrangements.
Kenneth lived and went to school in Osceola.
Kenneth joined the Navy at age 17, then moved back to Osceola to finish high school.
After Kenneth married LaNelle Johnson of Leon, they moved their family to Denver, Colo.
Kenneth is survived by his wife LaNelle; sons, Mike, Russell and Bobby; sisters, Virginia and Carol; and brother Richard.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his son Jim, older brother Glenn; and parents, Ed and Helen Herron.