Kenneth W. Stirnaman, 93, of Perryville died June 28, 2017 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, MO.

He was born November 18, 1923 in Riely Lake, IL, son of Charles W. and Cora (Greathouse) Stirnaman.  He first married Sophie Kline on October 29, 1947.  She preceded him in death on December 21, 1988.  He then married Alvena M. Hoffman-Nolen on July 2, 1994.  She survives in Perryville, MO.

He was retired from the US Army.  He was a US Army Veteran of WW II, Korean Conflict and Vietnam.  He was a life member of American Legion Post 133, AmVets Post 94, V.F.W. Post 4282 and Disabled American Veterans.

Other survivors include two daughters, Michiko Nielsen and Billie Sue Peterson both of Chassell, MI, four stepsons, Michael Nolen of Wentzville, Tom Nolen of Festus, Bruce and Larry Nolen of Perryville, one brother and one sister, Charles W. Stirnaman, Jr, of New Mexico and Peggy Ann Helmers of Chester, IL, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 1st wife, one brother, Carl Stirnaman, one sister, Evelyn Suhre and one infant sister.

Memorial Service will be held at Young & Sons Funeral Home on Friday, July 7 at 6:00 pm with Rev. Rich Wehrmeyer officiating.  Friends may call on Friday at Young & Sons from 3:00 – 6:00 pm.  Funeral Military Honors provided by V.F.W. & Delta Team.

Memorial Preference: American Diabetes Association.

Young & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Perryville, MO provided the arrangements.

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