Kenneth C. "Kenny" Losure, 84, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at 5:50 p.m. at Colonial Oaks Health Care, Marion. He was a long-time resident of Van Buren.
He attended Van Buren Schools and was a United States Army veteran, serving from 1953 to 1954 during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Central Christian Church, Van Buren. He retired from Foster Forbes, Marion. He was also a retired rural mail carrier in the Van Buren area. He worked at the Hoosier Grain elevator in Van Buren and farmed in Grant County for many years.
He was born in Grant County on June 22, 1928, to Clarence E. and Nellie Naomi Arnett Losure. He married Iona Culbertson in the Central Christian Church parsonage, Van Buren, on June 25, 1950. His wife survives.
Additional survivors include two sons, David (Lucinda) Losure and Danny Losure, both of Marion; a daughter, Dea (Lee) Huffman, of Marion; five grandchildren, Matthew Losure, Heather Losure and Emma Huffman, all of Marion, and Luke Losure and Nathan Losure and Emma Huffman, both of Gas City; and seven great-grandchildren.
Calling is Monday, April 1, 2013, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Central Christian Church, 201 S. 1st St., Van Buren. A service will be held at the church on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 1 p.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Rev. Heath Jones will officiate.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Central Christian Church, 201 S. 1st St. Van Buren, IN 46991 or to the American Lung Association, 115 W. Washington St. Suite 1180-South, Indianapolis, IN 46204.
Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home, Van Buren, is in charge of arrangements.