Kenneth H. Carpenter, 78, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Sunday, January 23, 2022 at the Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W. Va.
He was born near Beallsville, Ohio on July 28, 1943 a son of the late Harold and Vernetta Smith Carpenter.
Kenneth was a retired employee for the former Ormet Corp., Hannibal, Ohio. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving during the Vietnam War; a member of the American Legion, Beallsville, Ohio; a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagle Post 2302, Woodsfield, Ohio and the Loyal Order of Moose, Woodsfield, Ohio.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Rodney Carpenter.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara Kay Reischman Carpenter of the home; one daughter, Alicia Gardner of Woodsfield, Ohio; one son, Kenneth H. Jr. (Charmaine) Carpenter of Coco Beach, Florida; five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
There will be no visitation or service. Inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio.
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