Kenneth Eugene Repard

Kenneth Eugene Repard, 73, of 28 Hebe Lane, Liberty, passed away after a battle with cancer Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at the Green Home, Wellsboro, surrounded by his family.

Born Feb. 6, 1940, in Liberty, he was the son of Clinton and Gladys (Brion) Repard.

He was self-employed as an excavation contractor.

Ken was a life-member of the Liberty Volunteer Fire Department and the Liberty Lutheran Church.

Surviving are his children, Perry, Liberty, Rob and wife Linnea, Wellsboro, Tim and wife Brenda, Austin, Texas, and Troy and wife Amy, Liberty; grandchildren, Heath, Tinecia, Brett, and Natasha Repard, Broc and Taynton Repard, Raelyn and Dawson Jordan, and Chelsea and Tyler Repard; great-grandson, Easton Michael Repard, to be born this fall. Also surviving are sisters, Joyce and husband Roy Reed, Wellsboro and Diann and her late husband Jerry Repard, Quakertown; a brother, Ralph and wife Gloria Repard, Owego, N.Y.; and the mother of Kenny’s sons, Dixie Perry; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Friday, March 22, 2013, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Freeberg Funeral Home, Blossburg; also Saturday at the Liberty Lutheran Church from noon until 1 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. with Rev. Richard Mowery officiating; interment will follow at Friedens Lutheran Cemetery.

Donations may be directed to American Cancer Society, Tioga Unit, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or Liberty Volunteer Fire Department, Liberty, PA 16930.