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“Kenneth Strader and I were friends in the US ARMY at Fort Carson, Colorado in the Spring/Summer of 1967. The unit was the 615th Engineer Company ...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Arthur E. Kinney - Westfield, NY

“Tina and family, I am so sorry for your loss! I will continue you to pray for you all during this difficult time! Love, Karla and Troy Long ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Karla Long - wickliffe, KY

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you....May God give you strenght during this time of loss ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Fred & Cathy Eli Wallace - KY

“Judy,Tina and Michael,It was very nice to get to know each of you at the hospital. Wish it had been under different circumstances. I am praying for...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Shelia Nance - Murray, KY

“I am so very sorry about your loss,Judy. I had the privilege of knowing and working with Kenny at PSC/JESCO as well as Performance Contractors,Inc....Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Jason T. Hicks - Dogwood, KY

“Judy and family. So sorry to hear about Kenny. I know he has been sick for some time. Just want you to know that we are thinking of you at this...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Connie & Tommy Major - Princeton, KY

“Kenny will be missed greatly. He was a good man and a good co worker, would help anyone he could. He used to make me laugh with his little jokes...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Cheryl Wilson - Hardin, KY

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BENTON - Kenneth Earl Strader, 65, of Benton, died Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at Baptist Health in Paducah. Mr. Strader was born April 2, 1947 in Muhlenberg County. He worked in maintenance at Local 181, and was a member of Unity Cumberland Church in Benton. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Ernest Strader and Hilda Miller Strader; and brothers Robert Strader, Donnie Strader, and Richard Strader.

Survivors include his wife, Judy Phelps Strader; sons Michael Strader and William Strader; daughter Tina Dodd; seven grandchildren; and sister Faye Harlan.

Funeral services will be Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 2:00PM at Brier Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church, with Rev. James Fulton officiating. Burial in Brier Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday after 5:00PM at Tucker Memorial Chapel in Sacramento. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to National Kidney Foundation or Wounded Warrior Project. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at