In Memory of

Silva

Kenyon

Obituary for Silva Kenyon

Silva Kenyon, 96, of Leavenworth, Kansas passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2023 with family by her side.
She was born January 10, 1927 in Olathe Kansas to her father Riley Stevens and mother Lena “Reynolds” Stevens. She married Freddy T Kenyon Sr. on June 28, 1947. They moved to Leavenworth in 1947. Silva was a beautiful mother to 6 children.
She is survived by 1 son Douglas D Kenyon and 2 daughters Becky M Scanlon “Robert Williford” and Cindy K Ferguson “Vernon L “, 6 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Silva is preceded in death by her husband Freddy T Kenyon Sr. and 3 sons Mikel L Kenyon, Freddy T Kenyon Jr. and Jerry L Kenyon.
Silva was a lifetime member of the VFW and American Legion. She was a woman of many talents. She enjoyed teaching others how to refinish furniture, canning, gardening, collecting antiques and going to the casinos. Silva worked several years with the old and new Hallmark cards and became a Realtor serving Leavenworth for over 30 years with different agencies. Silva came out of retirement and worked at CMOP at age 75 for 3 years. She loved helping others to get their first home. Silva will truly be missed by her family and many friends.
The family would like to thank Twin Oaks Nursing home for the past 4 years of helping take care of our mother.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 26, 2023 at 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, at the funeral home. A funeral service will be on Monday, March 27, 2023 at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Pastor Damian Snyder, officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Muncie cemetery.