Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Kenneth A. Grant, 73, Keokuk


Kenneth A. “Kenny” Grant, 73, of Keokuk, IA passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, February 24th, 2019.

     He was born to Fred and Veronica Ronnenberg Grant on October 8th, 1945 in Winona, Minnesota. 


     Kenny is survived by his siblings Richard (Pat) Grant, Ruth-Jeanne Aikin, Don (Kate) Grant, Carol Grant, Nancy Zetes, Fred (Liz) Grant, Dorie (Mark) Etrheim, Mike Grant, and Sharon (Bryan) Simonson as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews and best friend Mike Rooney “Roon-dawg”. 

     Kenny proudly served in the United States Army. 

     Kenny lived and worked in Quincy, IL for several years before he moved to Keokuk.  He had been employed as a mechanic, for the City of Keokuk, for twenty-one years, until his retirement in 2009.

     Kenny was an active member of the American Legion Post #41, VFW, and Southside Boat Club all in Keokuk.

     A graveside service with military rites will be held at 2:30 p.m., Friday in the Keokuk National Cemetery.

     Family and friends will meet at the American Legion Post #41 in Keokuk, immediately   following the service. 

     Vigen Memorial Home in Keokuk, IA is assisting the family with arrangements.

     Online condolences may be left for the family at

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