Glenn V. Kingston, 78, of Ludlow passed away at 9:45p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at ASTA Care Center of Ford County, Paxton.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E Pells Street, Paxton. A private burial service will be held at Glen Cemetery.
Mr. Kingston was born January 6, 1935 in Ludlow a son of Otis R. and Thelma Price Kingston. He attended Paxton High School and served in the United States Navy for three years. He was employed by Howard Thomas Gravel Company as a union operator for more than 30 years.
He is survived by his mother, of Paxton; one son, Rick Kingston of Ludlow; one daughter, Cindy Kingston of Paxton; one grandson, Justin Kingston of Denver, CO; one sister, Betty Stauffer of Paxton and one brother, Bob (Brenda) Kingston of Herron.
He was preceded in death by his father and one sister, Violet Luttrell.
Gene was a member of the Rantoul Amvets. He enjoyed vegetable gardening and playing cards, especially euchre.
Memorials may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.