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Warren Lee Kibler

Warren Lee Kibler, 82, of Ekron, KY, passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at Baptist Health Hardin after a brief battle with acute myeloid leukemia.

He served in the United States Navy and was an Olin Chemical Corp. retiree. Warren was a devoted, loving husband and father, an avid reader, conversationalist and gardener. He loved music, family cookouts and walks with his dog.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Martha Tomlinson, his son, Warren “Denny” Kibler and his sister, Jeanie Craycroft.

He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of 61 years, Linda K. Ritchie Kibler, children, Josh Kibler and Dawn Kibler (Scott Thompson), a daughter-in-law, Lisa Kibler, a brother, George Tomlinson (Barbara) and his beloved canine companion, Cooper.

A private family only visitation will be held at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove, KY.

Memorial donations can be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

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