Kevin Matthew Light(1976 - 2018)

Kevin Matthew Light, of Poplar Bluff, MO, formerly of Rolla, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the age of 41.
He was born in Rolla on September 16, 1976 to Vernon F. Light and Vicki A. (Hodge) Light.
Kevin graduated from Rolla High School class of 1995. He attended Lindenwood University in St. Charles on a full scholarship and earned a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Computer Science.
Some of his past employers include the U.S.G.S., N.A.S.A., A.G. Edwards, and Mitek Corp. (a subsidiary of Berkshire-Hathaway).
He was a member of several professional organizations related to information technology. Beyond computer programming, Kevin enjoyed listening to music, watching movies, and modifying street vehicles for drag racing.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Michele A. Light and his fraternal grandparents, R.J. and Ethel Light.
He will be greatly missed by his surviving family which includes his mother, Vicki Light, of Poplar Bluff, MO; his father, Vernon Light, of Troy, MO; two children, Michael Light and Kayla Light, both of Poplar Bluff; maternal grandparents, Clarence and Patsy Hodge, of Rolla; two nieces, Katelynn Harmon and Kaleena Wilson; other extended family members and dear friends.
A funeral service celebrating the life of Kevin Light will be held at 1 pm Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla. Interment will follow in the Roach Cemetery in Doolittle, MO. A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service Thursday beginning at 11 am at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be offered at www.nullandsonfuneralhome.com
All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla.

Funeral Home

Null & Son Funeral Home
1010 Kingshighway Rolla, MO 65401
(573) 364-1200

Published in The Rolla Daily News from June 6 to June 7, 2018