Kevin R. Kanouse
1959 - 2020
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Kevin R. Kanouse

Jan. 26, 1959 - May 15, 2020

MCHENRY, IL - On May 15, 2020 in McHenry, IL Kevin passed away unexpectedly. Kevin was born on January 26, 1959 in South Bend, Indiana to the late Richard C. Kanouse and Ruthann Wishart (Walters).

In 1978 Kevin married Deborah McCammon and surviving is their daughter, Angela Degeyter. Kevin leaves behind his mother, Ruthann Walters (Orville), a brother, Brian Kanouse (Bambi), and a sister, Kristi Roberts. Also surviving is one grandchild, Taylor Carire; and ten nieces and nephews: Mike Kanouse, Greg Kanouse, Cory Foren (Sarah), Paige Foren, Jase Foren, Brandon Foren, Kelly Roberts, and Justien Langhans (Kyle).

Kevin graduated from Penn High School and soon after took classes at Purdue University. He obtained his degree at IUSB.

Kevin was employed by Miles Labotories in Mishawaka, Chemical Bank in Michigan as a computer technician, and drove a truck for Schneider Trucking.

At an early age Kevin started playing the electric guitar which he continued to play for many years. Kevin also obtained a pilot's license and enjoyed flying planes. He also enjoyed riding his Honda motorcycle which he rode cross country on two occasions.

Kevin was a good man and will be missed by his family and friends. Cremation will take place with no services until a later date.

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Published in South Bend Tribune on May 23, 2020.
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May 23, 2020
Yes, he was a very good man. I've known Kevin since he was a young teenager and pretty much watched him grow up, as his mother is my best friend. He was well-loved and will be greatly missed. R.I.P. Kevin. ❤
Carol Kistler-Seymore
May 23, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Carol Kistler-Seymore
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