Celebrating the life of Kenneth R. Stanley
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He was born October 12, 1943, in Murphysboro, IL to Roy and Alice Newton Stanley. His parents; first wife, Gloria G. Moore; daughter, Tina Arreguinguintero; sister, Mary Ann Broset and sister-in-law, Sandi Moore preceded him in death.
He married Cheri K. Perrine November 20, 1999, in Peoria, IL; she survives. He is also survived by his children, Roberta VanDyke, Jill (Troy) Fannon; grandsons, Jesse (Stacey) Arreguinguintero, David (Nakita) Arreguinguintero, Salvador (Destiny) Alvarez, Justin Stanley, Jason Stanley, Terry Powers, Jacob (Cassie) Ervin; granddaughter, Kieley Johnson; twenty-one great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; special family friend, Tracy Williams and many nieces and nephews.
Kenneth worked for Rocket Tire for 40 years; retiring in 2020. He was a hard worker and loved his work.
He loved his family. He enjoyed bowling, shuffleboard, NASCAR Racing, cruising, and traveling. He was an avid Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears fan. He loved a good joke and a good laugh. Kenneth would help anyone in need.
Cremation has been accorded and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2022, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the VFW 4518 S. Lafayette Ave., Bartonville, IL 61606.
Donations mailed to: Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter Attn: WTEA 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. #800 Chicago, Illinois 60631. Local Peoria Chapter, Team: I WALK FOR YOU, Walker: Brenda Bastian.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at csmico.com
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