Kenneth Hudson, Sr.
age 81, of Festus, Missouri, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, at the Missouri Veterans' Home in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He was born April 15, 1936, in Perryville, Missouri, the son of the late Gertrude (nee Schindler) and Percy Hudson.
He is survived by his wife, Monique (nee Boehm) Hudson; daughters Sylvie (Lloyd) Dennis of Festus, Linda (John Carter) Hudson of Cadet, Missouri, Renee Hudson of Farmington, Missouri, and Denise (Terry) Henson of Festus; son Kenny (Clyda Williams) Hudson, Jr. of Festus; sister Sylvia (Sylvan) Lappy of Creve Coeur, Missouri; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers Harold (Lorena May survives of Lesterville, Missouri) Hudson, Donald (the late Sylvia) Hudson, and Raymond (the late Peggy) Hudson.
He was the owner and operator of Kenny's Auto Sales in Festus, a member of Sacred Heart Church in Crystal City, and a United States Air Force veteran.
Memorial gathering after 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus, until the time of memorial service at 6:00 P.M., officiated by Deacon Jerry Stoverink of Sacred Heart Church. Memorials in Kenneth's name are preferred to the Alzheimer's Association.