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Ken Leon GracePassing: September 21, 2023


Tunnelton Cemetery

Graveside Service

Monday, September 25th @ 2:30pm


No Visitation


Tunnelton Cemetery

Monday, September 25th

PAOLI – Ken Leon Grace, 57, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2023, at Paoli Health and Living Community.

Born January 21, 1966, in Waukegan, Illinois, he was the son of Kenneth Gene and Marilyn Rose (Taylor) Grace.  Ken married Cynthia Lou Walther on September 12, 1999 and she preceded him in death July 2, 2009. 

Ken was a 1984 graduate of Mitchell High School.  He had worked for Harrison Fence installing fencing and siding.  Ken greatly enjoyed fishing, collecting coins, stamps, completing jig-saw puzzles, and Nascar.  He was of the Christian Faith. 

Surviving are his children, Kayla (Ryan) Flynn of Paoli, Kenneth (Meagan) Grace of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, Kenna (Adam) Robertson of Orleans, Dyllan Grace of Scottsburg, and Timothy (Paula) Ely of Mitchell; grandchildren, Alexis Flynn of Paoli, Sydney Flynn of Paoli, Ryley Flynn of Paoli, Raphael Grace of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, Gabriel Grace of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, Lamontika Robertson of Orleans, Dashawn Robertson of Orleans, Nadilyn Robertson of Orleans, Sylis Robertson of Orleans, Xavier Atchley of Scottsburg, and Macie Grace of Scottsburg; siblings, Richard (Tammy) Grace of Orleans and Shelly (Randy) Grace-Johnson of Orleans; and mother, Marilyn “Rose” Grace.

His father; wife; and step-son, Doug Ely, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Monday, September 25, at Tunnelton Cemetery with Pastor Teresa Reynolds officiating.  Burial to follow.

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7 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: John Barlow | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: September 26, 2023
    I remember going to elementary, junior high & high school with Ken and always thought of him as a fantastic kid. I hadn’t seen him since high school, so learning about his passing was sad. He was always so kind to me. My condolences to his family and friends, as I know he’ll be sorely missed.
  2. Guest: kenneth Austin | solsberry
    Date: September 25, 2023
    Sorry for your loss..
  3. Guest: Tommy Cooper | Bedford Indiana
    Date: September 25, 2023
    Sorry about Ken was a good friend
  4. Guest: Laura Baker/ Carl Chenault | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: September 23, 2023
    To Kenna Adam Dashawn and family! I am so sorry for your loss! You are in my thoughts and prayers!
  5. Guest: Beverly Tarr Chastain | Fort Myers Florida
    Date: September 23, 2023
    We grew up together he was always one of my favorite guys always so kind and caring
  6. Guest: Jo Crane | Mitchell, In
    Date: September 22, 2023
    Sorry to hear about Ken. I know he love Cindy. Prayer for the Family
  7. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell In
    Date: September 22, 2023
    Was friends and family