Kenneth Darrell Gibbons, 66, of Garden City, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at Robert J. Dole Veterans Administration Hospital in Wichita.
He was born Nov. 16, 1946, in New York City, to Darrell and Margaret Dunne Gibbons.
A Garden City resident since 1951, he worked for the Finney County Road Department. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era and later served in the Army Reserves for eight years.
On Oct. 26, 1985, he married Marie A. Mudget in Garden City. She survives. Other survivors include a daughter, Kayla Gibbons of Garden City; a stepdaughter, Leeann Vandeveer of Garden City; his mother, Margie Williams of Garden City; two brothers, Robert Williams and Kevin Dunne, both of Garden City; a sister, Deborah Williams of Lawrence; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. Graveside service will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Kansas Veterans Cemetery in Fort Dodge.
Visitation hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Memorials to the Kenneth Gibbons Memorial Fund may be sent in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.