Kenneth “Hoot” Wehry, 53, of El Dorado, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Wesley Medical Center.


Kenneth “Hoot” Wehry, 53, of El Dorado, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Wesley Medical Center.

The celebration of his life will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Kirby-Morris Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Sunset Lawns Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the funeral home between 5 and 7 p.m. Sunday.

Kenneth was born May 31, 1955 in El Dorado, the son of Kenneth and Nellie Thomas Wehry. He attended Butler County schools and graduated from Remington High School. He had worked for Circle E. Feedlot and Buckeye Supply. Om May 11, 1974 he as married to Arlene Wyman. He was very active in the Elks Lodge having held several offices. He helped with Bingo and Kids Night Out. He loved to fish, bowl and hunt.

Surviving family include: his wife, Arlene of the home; two sons, Kenneth J. and wife Sheila Lynn and Terry L.; daughter, Sarah and Jason Strasser Wehry; brother, Terry Joe and sister Becky Dale, all of El Dorado; and grandchildren, Dustin, Kenneth Michael and Jay Strasser.

A memorial to the Elks Lodge has been established. Kirby-Morris Funeral Home has the arrangements.