Kenneth E. Gard
June 23, 1934 – April 18, 2023
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Kathryn Gard; son-in-law, Shawn Griffin.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley; children: Stephen (Pegg), Thomas (Marcia), Kathleen Mittermeier, Carol Ash, Kevin (Anna), Sharon Griffin, Lori Kennedy (Robert); 24 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; sisters, Ernestine Nielsen and Ramona Schramm; brother, William; nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friend Sunday, April 23rd, from 5-7PM at West Center Chapel with a Vigil Service at 7PM.
Mass of Christian Burial: Monday, April 24th, 10AM at Mary Our Queen Catholic Church (3405 S. 118th Street).
Interment: Omaha National Cemetery with full military honors.
Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the church.