The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 5, 2013

KKenneth C. Connie

Published 4-5-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — (Aug. 20, 1944-April 3, 2013)

Kenneth C. Conine, 68, of Harrison, Ark., passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at his home in Harrison.

The son of Calvin Conine and Ruth (Sweet) Conine Leeser was born Aug. 20, 1944, in Mooreland, Okla.

Kenneth was a retired U.S. Navy veteran and a retired mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service. He was of the Baptist faith and was a member of Loyal Order of the Moose and VFW.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Surviving are his wife, Karol Hearing Conine of the home; children, Amanda Coleman and husband Chuck of Ohio, Darlene Hearing Kirkpatrick and husband Greg of Little Rock, Ark., and Gary Lee Hearing II of Little Rock, Ark.; sister, Cheryl Conine Roberson of Enid, Okla.; two grandsons, Garrett Kirkpatrick and Sergeant Coleman; and a granddaughter on the way.

Cremation and arrangements are being handled by Coffman Funeral Home, Harrison, Ark.

There will be a private interment in Sunnyside Cemetery in Vici, Okla.

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(Submitted by family)