Kenneth A. Earl

April 21, 2024

Kenneth A. Earl, 73, of Frankfort, Ind., died April 21, 2024 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, Ind.  He was born January 18, 1951 in Lebanon, Ind. to George & Juanita (Bierman) Earl.  He married Jill Sallee on June 27, 1987 at the Woodside Christian Church in Frankfort.

Kenneth was a 1969 graduate of Clinton Central High School and a lifelong resident of Frankfort.  He delivered parts for Advance Auto Parts in Lebanon, retiring on February 26, 2024.  He had also worked for Kramer Lumber Company in Lebanon and was a custodian for Lincoln, Riley & Suncrest Elementary Schools.  Kenneth was a member of the Harmony Baptist Church in Frankfort.  He enjoyed horse racing, car races, golfing, kayaking and outdoor activities.  Kenneth loved his granddaughter, Scarlett.

Visitation and Services

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, May 3, 2024 at Harmony Baptist Church, 1635 Washington Ave., Frankfort. Memorial visitation will be 12 Noon – 2 p.m. with the Celebration of Life Memorial Service beginning at 2 p.m. at the church. Memorial donations may be made to the Harmony Baptist Church.

Survived by:

Wife: Jill Earl of Frankfort, Daughter: Kristi (Fiancé Shannon Neal) Earl of Frankfort, Son: Allan Earl of Frankfort, 3 Brothers: Don (Connie) Earl of Frankfort, John (Paula) Earl of Michigantown, Curt (Tonya) Earl of Hillisburg, Sister: Dena Earl of Frankfort, Sister-in-law: Jennifer Earl of Shelbyville, 5 Grandchildren, 6 Great Grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and several great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Larry & Gene Earl.


Leave your Condolences

18 Condolences for “Kenneth A. Earl”

  1. Hudgins April 22, 2024 at 5:27 pm

    So sorry prayers

  2. Rhonda Edwards April 22, 2024 at 6:40 pm

    I am so sorry for the family’s loss. Kenny was a great guy who always had a smile. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.

  3. Melanie Maus April 22, 2024 at 7:54 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss, sending my condolences and prayers your way!

  4. Jeanie and Gary Thompson April 22, 2024 at 8:58 pm

    So sorry for your loss of KENNY and will keep you, Jill and your family in my thoughts and prayers. Kenny was such a GREAT guy and I know he’ll be missed by many. I cut his hair for a lot of years and we had lots of great conversations.

  5. Jeff Michael April 22, 2024 at 9:55 pm

    Thinking of you Jill and your family during this time.

  6. Michael Timmons Sr April 23, 2024 at 2:17 am

    So very sorry for your loss. May God bless you in your time of need.

  7. Brenda Scircle Smith April 23, 2024 at 3:41 am

    My sincere condolences to the family, friends and loved ones of Kenny Earl. I graduated from CC in 1969 with Kenny. I am very sorry for your loss.

  8. Bob Gourley April 23, 2024 at 5:09 am

    So sorry for your families loss. My condolences.

  9. Jerry Kelly April 23, 2024 at 10:44 am

    I’m going to miss you brother We have a lot of good memories kayaking, golfing and going to Notre Dame Football vs Purdue. My Condolences to the Family.

  10. Angelia Holliday April 23, 2024 at 1:31 pm

    I’m really going to miss his smile and laugh, he was a great guy and driver at advance auto parts, so sorry for your loss.

  11. Chris Clark April 23, 2024 at 3:06 pm

    Kenny will be missed by so many. We all have made great memories & you will remain at the top of those for the rest of our days. My prayers to your family & friends.

  12. Lynette & Jeff Hardesty April 23, 2024 at 8:52 pm

    What a good man. Prayers for God’s peace & love to surround the whole family. Lynette & Jeff Hardesty

  13. Joan Smith Elliott April 23, 2024 at 9:59 pm

    Jill, I am so sorry for your loss. Joan Smith Elliott

  14. Shirley Wellman Bishop April 24, 2024 at 10:17 am

    So sorry for your loss. Praying for the entire Earl family.

  15. Terri (Goff) Russell April 24, 2024 at 12:04 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs to you and your family

  16. Susan Reynolds April 24, 2024 at 1:42 pm

    Jill and family: So very sorry to hear about Kenny. Keeping you all in my prayers.

  17. Connie Stevens King April 24, 2024 at 11:02 pm

    So sorry to hear about Ken. My brother was in the class of 1969 with Ken and I was in the class of 1967 with Larry. Sending prayers to all the Earl family.

  18. Melissa Earl May 3, 2024 at 1:01 pm

    Sending hugs to the whole Earl Family today. Kyle and I couldn’t be there today but know we are thinking about you all! Loved Ken’s sense of humor and remember the great Christmas dinners he hosted.

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