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Kenneth Duane Hardway

August 8, 1925 ~ January 31, 2019 (age 93)

Kenneth “Kenny” Duane Hardway, 93, of Martinsville IL passed away on January 31, 2019 in Heartland Manor of Casey, Illinois.  Kenny was born on August 8, 1925 to John Lee Hardway and Nanny Ethel (Carper) Hardway.  He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII, attended the Bible Church and Methodist Church in Martinsville, member of the American Legion, and a was a half cart horse driver.

Kenny is preceded in death by his parents, his wife of nearly 60 years, Betty Ann Hardway; two brothers Chester Hardway and James Hardway; as well as three sisters Leona Hills, Mary Guinn, and Gwendolyn Hammond.  Kenny is survived by his son Kent Hardway of Matinsville; daughter Karen Ann Klarer (Michael) of Makanda, Illinois; grandchildren Justin, Josh, Chris, and Alex and one great grandchild Isabella, and sister Sharon Daughetee. 

Samaritan Funeral Home assisted with cremation.  Online condolences may be made to



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