Kenneth Nehring

New London, IA

Kenneth Nehring, 78, New London, died January 6, at University of Iowa Hospitals. He was born November 8, 1940 to Donald and Roena Nehring. In 1961, he married Sharon Angstead; she died November 3, 2009.
A 1959 graduate of New London High School; he was tight-end on the 58-59 undefeated football team. He was of Methodist faith. He retired after 45 years at IAAP; consulted for 2 years and driver for Shottenkirk.
He was a member of Masonic Lodge #28 AF &AM; enjoyed antique cars, Indy 500, car shows, time with kids and grandkids, and a Packers fan.
Survivors include sons, Jeffrey and Jason, New London; daughters, Kimberly Wagner, New London, Kathryn Miller, Burlington and Karin Cadwallader , Vichy, MO; 12 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; brother Curt , Mt. Pleasant; nieces and nephews.
Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by infant son; infant daughter, and a nephew.
The service will be 11:00 Friday at Elliott Chapel; burial at Burge Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Thursday; family present from 5 – 7. Memorials are for New London Fire and Rescue and Black and Gold Backers. Online condolences may be left at

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