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Kenneth W. Bryant, age 91, of Rock Falls, died peacefully at home with family on Friday, February 18, 2022.
Kenneth was born March 2, 1930 in Warner, AR the son of Herbert and Gracie (Castleberry) Bryant. He served in the US Navy from1947 – 1952 and the US Army from 1954 – 1956. He married Shirley Bannick who preceded him in death. He then married Paula Skaggs who also preceded him in death. Kenneth was employed at Northwestern Steel and Wire for 32 years. He enjoyed gardening, camping and was an avid fisherman.
He is survived by six children, Sue (Jim) Clayton, Deb (Al) Clayton, Julie Batten, Lisa Bell, Daryl Quimby and Less Quimby; three sisters, Wanda Proctor, Barbara (Gene) Neely and Willie Jane Bryant; one brother, Bernard (Marian) Bryant; several grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wives; parents; two sons, Mike Bryant and Ken Bryant; three brothers, Calvin, W.A. and Travis; one sister, Ida Belle; one brother-in-law, Roger; and one granddaughter, Maggie.
Visitation will be Wednesday, February 23, 2022 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls with the funeral following at 2:00 PM.
A memorial has been established.