Farming Rural 07

Kenneth Stone

August 25, 1944 ~ August 20, 2021 (age 76)


Kenneth E. Stone, age 76, of Linn Grove, Iowa and formerly of Rembrandt, Iowa passed away August 20, 2021 at his home. 

Graveside services will take place Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Lone Tree Cemetery in Sioux Rapids, Iowa. Visitation will take place Tuesday, August 24, 2021 from 5-7:00 p.m. at the Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Sioux Rapids is in charge of the arrangements. 

Kenneth was born August 25, 1944 to Earl and Verna (Hansen) Stone.  He and his siblings grew up on the family farm northwest of Rembrandt, Iowa.

Kenneth graduated from Rembrandt High School with the class of 1962.  After graduation, Kenneth attended a trade school in Omaha, Nebraska.

Kenneth was united in marriage to Suzanne Ehmen on January 11, 1964 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. Together, they were blessed with two children, Jeffrey and Sonya. 

Kenneth held various jobs including Hygrade. He also owned and operated Storm Lake Lube Center and was a shift operator at Cornbelt Power until his retirement. During all those years, Kenneth also farmed, which is what he enjoyed the most.

He loved following all his children’s activities, as well as the grandchildren and great grandchildren’s activities.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Suzanne Stone of Linn Grove, Iowa; son, Jeff Stone of Spencer, Iowa; daughter, Sonya (Ron) Geisinger of Linn Grove, Iowa; granddaughters: Samantha (Michael) Niemeier and Zamara Geisinger; great granddaughter, Nicole Farrenkopf; great grandson, Carl Niemeier and other extended family and friends.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Verna Stone; sister, Jackie; parents-in-law, Otto and Bonnie Ehmen; great grandson, Carson; and brothers-in-law, Eugene Gindler and Mitch Dennison.



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 Service Program


August 24, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sliefert Funeral Home Sioux Rapids
708 Thomas St.
Sioux Rapids, IA 50535

Graveside Service
August 25, 2021

10:00 AM
Lone Tree Cemetery, Sioux Rapids, Iowa

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