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“So sorry to hear of Mr. Thurman's passing. He was a good friend and neighbor to my parents, Austin (Art) and Mary West. My father always spoke highly...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Carol (West) Brandt - Raymore, MO

“Sorry to hear the news of Great Uncle Kenneth's passing. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Jim and Roberta Schnakenberg - MO

“I am grateful for the life of Mr. Thurman. Thanks to his service and to the service of others in our armed forces, my family and I have been able to...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Bob - Grandview, MO

Kenneth H. Thurman, 93, of Raytown, MO, passed away January 7, 2013. Funeral service will be 10:00am, Saturday, January 12, 2013, at Floral Hills Chapel. Burial will follow. Visitation will begin one hour prior to service. Kenneth was born June 10, 1919, in Warsaw, MO. He married Rosalie Glaze December 3, 1945. He was a WWII veteran, having served his country with the U.S Army from 1941-1945. He received 3 Bronze Stars and a Good Conduct medal for his service. He retired from Peterson Manufacturing in 1974 where he worked as an assistant plant manager of production. He attended and was an Elder at the Raytown Community of Christ Church. Kenneth was preceded in death by his wife of 29 years, Rosalie; son, Donald Thurman, and daughter; Glenda Sue Miles. Survivors include his son and his wife, Gary and Dana Thurman; daughter-in-law, Pamela Thurman; grandchildren, Mark, Ryan, Jason, Halorin, Bryce, Leanne & Jeremy. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left at (D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., K.C., MO 64133, 816-353-1218)