Kenny R. Easterday

Birth Date: 
Sunday, October 25, 1942
Date of Passing: 
Friday, December 24, 2021

WOOSTER – Kenny R. Easterday, 79, of Wooster passed away on Friday, December 24, 2021 at Wooster Community Hospital.

He was born October 25, 1942 in Lodi, the son of Clyde and Evelyn Brown Easterday.  He married Rebecca Marcovechio on July 3, 1965.  She survives.

He was a Security Officer Manager and for most of his life he was in police work which he thoroughly enjoyed.  Ken was also a volunteer with the Rittman Fire Department.  He loved detailing his car and he enjoyed watching NASCAR. His favorite driver was Dale Earnhardt.  He could carry on a conversation with anyone.

He proudly served his country with the U.S. Navy.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his twin daughters Kerri (Chris) Slayton of Orrville and Kristen Easterday of Wooster; grandchildren Katy Slayton, Nick Slayton, Kylee Shook and Makayla Shook; and brothers Darrell and Ryan Easterday.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Gary Easterday.

There will be no calling hours and private family services will be held with Pastor Ross Riggs officiating. Burial will take place at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions: 

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.


No calling hours.


Private family services.


Rebecca and Family - Shared times, memories and joys will keep your loved one close. Wishing you strength and comfort in the days ahead. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Becky and family,
What fond memories of Kenny. He always had us laughing. We had a lot of good times. I’m so sorry. Thinking and praying for you.

My condolences are with the family. I always enjoyed visiting with him when they stopped in at the eye center, Prayers for the family and Rebecca.

Thank you for your service. Condolences to the family.

Dear June and family, May our Lord bless you with peace and comfort at this difficult time. I am remembering all the fun Gene and I had with you and Ken. You were/are very special friends and the memories are wonderful. Sending my sympathy, love and prayers.

To The Family and Friends of KENNY
You Have My Deepest Sympathy
My Prayers and Thoughts are with you
He will be sadly missed
I used to live in Rittman
God Bless All
Norma (Beery)Spence
Hudson, Ohio

You were one of a kind Kenny.
Great Memories a long time ago.

To Kenny's Family and Friends, Our deepest sympathies go out to you. May God, and the many good memories, sustain you; now and also in the future.. Our thoughts and prayers are for you and your families. Sincere condolences from Art Beerys, Smithville, Ohio

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