Kenneth Duane Peachey, son of Walter Peachey and Grace (Young) Pearchey was born January 11, 1926 in Boone County and passed from this life Feb. 17 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center at 88 years of age. Kenneth received his education in Greene County.
He was united in marriage to Della Marie Steffens on August 22, 1992 at Des Moines. They made their home in Paton and Jefferson prior to their move to Osceola in 2006
Kenneth had worked in housekeeping at Woodward State Hospital for a number of years and had farmed prior to that time. He enjoyed many hours as a HAM Radio Operator and also enjoyed woodworking, gardening and walking his dogs. In addition, Kenneth had a great love of trains. So much so that he and Della organized many train tours throughout the United States and Canada.
Kenneth leaves to cherish his memory his wife Della Marie Peachey of Osceola; step-daughter Susan Stonehocker (Lance) of Weldon; step-daughter Laura Lamp of Cambridge, MA; two granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; as well as other relatives and many friends.
Those relatives who preceded Kenneth in death were his parents and numerous extended family members.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.kalefuneralhome.com
Kale Funeral Home of Osceola assisted the family with arrangements, 641-342-2146, www.kalefuneralhome.comKale Funeral Home of Osceola assisted the family with arrangements, 641-342-2146, www.kalefuneralhome.com