Kelly Hennon, 53
Kelly B. Hennon, 53, of Botkins, died at 6:35 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, following a sudden illness.
He was born Aug. 23, 1959, in Lima, the son of Letha (Hager) and Donald Method of New Knoxville. He is survived by his wife, Lorie A. (Ott) Hennon, and their date of marriage was March 14, 1981.
Also surviving are two daughters, Danielle Eigenbrod & fiancĂ© Richard Gerstner, of Botkins, and Melanie Hennon, of Botkins; four grandchildren, Kellan Eigenbrod, Aidan Eigenbrod, Bria Gerstner, and Brayden Leach; four siblings, Richard Hennon, of St. Marys, Bill (Diane) Method, of Wapakoneta, Jean (Steve) Turner, of Waynesfield, and Sandra (Dennis) McLaughlin, Beaver, Pa.
While Kellyâ€™s real passion was farming and raising livestock, he also worked as a construction coordinator with Time Warner Cable, Lima. He served in Korea with the U.S. Army. While attending Spencerville High School, he played football, was a member of FFA, and also participated in 4-H, where he enjoyed showing livestock.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta. Burial will follow in the Loramie Valley Cemetery in Botkins, where military service will be conducted by the Wapakoneta V.F.W.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be expressed at bayliffandeleyfh.com.