Kenneth Haller McCrocklin, M.D.(1926-2013)

Kenneth Haller McCrocklin, M.D., 87, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Saint Luke's Chapel in the Episcopal Church Home in Louisville, Ky.
Dr. McCrocklin was a devoted husband to Callirrhoe Nakos McCrocklin; a loving father to his daughter, Sophia Margaret McCrocklin and her husband, William Isaacson, and son, George Stephen McCrocklin, and his wife, Claudia; a wonderful brother to his sister, Mary Joyce Eibeck; and a proud grandfather to Mariah Louise and Ethan Eric McCrocklin and Nicholas John and Christopher Walter Isaacson.
Dr. McCrocklin was a retired general surgeon who began practicing in 1960 and practiced in Carrollton from 1973 until his retirement in 1993.
He was a captain in the U.S. Air Force, serving as a surgeon and hospital commander in Thule, Greenland, from 1954-56.
He had a kind and gentle spirit that touched all who knew him. His family and friends will forever remember his big smile and warm heart.
Published in The News-Democrat on Jan. 9, 2013