Kenneth Lee Starke, Sr.

Kenneth Lee Starke, Sr.

Claremont, VA
05.12.1939 - 08.02.2018

Kenneth Lee Starke, Sr. of Claremont passed away peacefully Thursday, August 2, 2018. Born May 12, 1939, he was a son of the late Thomas Earl Starke, Sr. and Doris Lucille King Starke Brown. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Thomas Earl Starke, Jr., and Jimmy Starke; and a sister, Lucille S. Miller.

Left to cherish his memory is his son, Kenneth Lee Starke, Jr. and his wife, Karen; a daughter, Renee Shafer; grandchildren, Randy Shafer, Robbie Shafer, Katelyn Starke, Kasey Starke, and Lindsay Harrup and her husband, Josh; great-grandchild, Dayton Harrup; sisters, Robin S. Humbuch and Shirley S. Brown.

The family will receive friends Saturday, August 4, 2018 at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home, Wakefield Chapel from 6pm to 8pm. A graveside service will be held at 3pm Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Oakwood Cemetery in Surry. Condolences may be posted at

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R.W. Baker & Co. funeral Home
11414 General Mahone Hwy.
Wakefield, VA 23888
United States

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Oakwood Cemetery
Lebanon Road
Surry, VA 23883
United States


Love and Prayers for you family. So very sorry to hear to hear this.

Wayne & Cindy Chappell

Our deepest condolences to Tammy and all of Kenny's family. We will miss him as our neighbor.

Hunter, Brigid and Aiden Jones

My condolences on Kenny"s passing . All of the Family will be in my prayers.

Norman Jody Ceppi

Norman Ceppi

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