Born 3-14-1938 -- Died 3-22-2008
Kenneth Max Pingleton, 70, of Koshkonong, Mo., died March 22, 2008, at his home. He was born March 14, 1938, in Alton, Mo., the son of George and Thelma Pingleton. Max was married to Mary Christine Holman on Nov. 26, 1958.
He was a member of the United Baptist Church. He retired in 1991 from J.I. Case Company after more than 30 years of service. He continued working with farm machinery during summers with the Pro-Harvest Support Team.
Survivors include: his wife, Mary Christine of the home; one daughter, Kristy Fluhr and husband, Chris of Dardenne Prairie, Mo.; one son, Greg Pingleton and wife, Becky of Villa Ridge, Mo.; two grandsons, Michael Pingleton and Tristan Fluhr; and twin granddaughters, Megan and Marissa Fluhr; his siblings, Georgia Wynn and husband, Larry, Don Pingleton and wife, Minnie, and Freda Weber and husband, George; his sisters-in-law, Alice Barton and husband Howard, and Mittie Pingleton; his brother-in-law, Jack Holman; and numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by: his parents and one brother, Carl Pingleton.
Services were held March 26 at the Clary Chapel in Alton, ?Mo., with interment following in the Huddleston Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton, Mo.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.