Kenneth L. Schepers, 83, of Huntingburg, died Friday (July 29) the Waters of Huntingburg. He was born in Jasper May 14, 1933, to Johnny and Alvena (Nordhoff) Schepers. He married Dorothy Eckert September 13, 1958, at St. Celestine Catholic Church. She died November 8, 2010.
Kenny retired from Aristokraft Cabinets in Ferdinand. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and served during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg and enjoyed woodworking, playing cards, and reading.
He is survived by one daughter, Tammy Sorrels and husband Jimmie, Huntingburg; two grandchildren, and two sisters, Rose Lampert and husband Hilary, Celestine, and Ruth Ann Boyer, Haysville.
In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by one sister, Martha Schepers, and one brother, Gene Schepers.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Monday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Celestine Church or to a favorite charity. Online Condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com. Funeral services at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Celestine Church with burial following in the church cemetery. American Legion Post No. 147 will conduct military graveside rites.