Kent Lee Chesney, 71, Stockton, died Dec. 15, 2018, at Hays Medical Center, Hays.

He was born Oct. 18, 1947, in Stockton to Warren Kent Chesney and Wanda Zee (Glodfelty) Chesney.

He served in the U.S. Navy. He married Susan R. Baxter on June 17, 1977, in Stockton. She preceded him in death March 5, 2013.

Survivors include his children, Monica Engelhardt, Salina, Phillip Chesney (Wendy), Quincy, Ill., Angie Coble (Mark), Salina, Andy Chesney (Kim), Wichita, Scott Chesney (Brooklyn), Pratt, Marisa Chesney, Stockton, Allie Chesney, Stockton; brothers Keith Chesney (Patty), Woodston, and Kevin Chesney (Sherri), Santa Maria, Calif.; a sister, Judy Blecha (Steve), Woodston; 18 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Services are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in Stockton City Hall, with lunch served at noon. Friends may sign the guestbook from 1 to 8 p.m. Inurnment is 2 p.m. at Survey Cemetery south of Woodston with V.F.W. Post No. 8873.

Condolences can be left at www.plumeroverlease.com. Memorials are suggested to the Marisa and Allie Chesney Educational Fund and may be sent in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, 723 N. First, Stockton, KS 67669.