Greenwood Funeral Home
In Memory Of Kenneth Stephens
Kenneth Stephens
Kenneth Stephens
Born: May 24, 1954
Died: September 10, 2017
Age: 63
Kenneth Stephens
May 24, 1954 - September 10, 2017
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Ken was my produce supervisor for years here in Estherville. While most people dreaded seeing their supervisor, that was not the case with me! Ken always had a smile, and a story to tell. A great guy definitely gone too soon. Our deepest sympathy to the family.
Tom and Lynn Reisner
Monday, September 18, 2017
My deepest sympathy to you and your family~
Pam Leinbaugh
Sunday, September 17, 2017
I am so sorry for your family's loss. I didn't know Ken personally, but I heard nothing but good things about him. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Jennifer Jensen
Sunday, September 17, 2017
I'm so sorry to learn of Ken's passing. What a dynamic personality and a joy to work with. Prayers are with you all.
Muffy (Tunink) Harris
Friday, September 15, 2017
Ken was such an unforgettable man.....always full of smiles. Wish our words could relieve the shock and sadness you all must be feeling. We pray that God will help you through all of this and that you find peace knowing Ken is in heaven now sharing all those smiles there! Hugs!! Tom and Bonnie Augard
Tom Augard
Friday, September 15, 2017
So sorry to hear of Ken's passing. He will be missed greatly in our community!
Tim & Diane Cargin
Friday, September 15, 2017
We were saddened to hear of ken's passing. Ken was a joy to know. His kindness and thoughtfulness will always be remembered. Ken always had a smile and a giggle to share. He was joy to work with at Hy-Vee . We know all his good works are now being rewarded. We pray that all stress will be reilieved and God's love and protection will make the transition home safely. God bless🙏🌹🌈
Marie & David Pibal
Thursday, September 14, 2017
So sorry for your loss. Ken was such a friendly and special guy. He will be greatly missed.
Mary Morris
Thursday, September 14, 2017
I am in shock. I'm so sorry for your loss. Ken was the sweetest man on the planet and I'm so grateful I had the honor of knowing him. He the ability to turn my bad or sad mood into a great one. Terri, I really appreciate the support you both gave me during my battle. Big hugs to you! I will forver miss him...
Nikki Thunder
Thursday, September 14, 2017
My heart is breaking for you! What an amazing man Ken was! He made me laugh every time I saw you guys, but what was the most amazing thing of all was the fact the even after all of these years together, you and Ken were still "dating". My prayers and hugs are with all of you!
Michelle Murphy
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Such a fun and friendly guy to work with, he will be missed!
Sorry for your loss.
Joe Schmillen
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
So sorry to hear about Ken. We always enjoyed visiting with him whenever we saw him. You're in our thoughts & prayers. Praying that your memories will help comfort you during this difficult time.
Kevin & Twyla Schmillen
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
So sorry about Ken.My prayer's are with all of you.
Sue Roberts

Kenneth Stephens, age 63, of Yankton, SD and formerly of Cherokee, IA passed away unexpectedly on September 10th while vacationing in Italy. No formal services will be held. A come and go gathering in celebration of Ken's life will be held from 12 noon until 3:00PM on Sunday, September 24th at the Cherokee Yacht Club. In honor of his devotion to the youth and his love for the outdoors, the family will be directing memorial gifts in Ken's name to local outdoor youth organizations.
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