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Kenny Ledbetter

July 4, 1944 — December 29, 2023

Richfield, Utah

Kenny Ledbetter
Richfield, Utah

Kenneth Rex “Kenny” Ledbetter, our beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend passed away peacefully early Friday morning, December 29, 2023 in Richfield at his home
near the Richfield City Airport which he loved.
    Kenny was born on Independence Day, July 4, 1944 in Richfield to William Kenneth and Lou Creta Christensen Ledbetter. He was married to his soul mate and companion Rowena Heap Hulet on August 28, 1999. They had many years of happiness together as they worked, traveled, played and laughed together. 
    Kenny will always be remembered for his sweet temperament and willingness to help others. His employment years were spent working in Las Vegas and then back to the Richfield area where he worked at SUFCo coal mine. Later, he helped Rowena operate and manage the Richfield City Airport which was his favorite. 
    He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 
    Kenny is survived by his wife Rowena; his sister, JoEllen (Deon, deceased) Hyatt, Nephi; his children by his former wife, (MelaNee Becksted Robertson): Victor, James, David (Cindy), and Kendra Ledbetter, all of Richfield; grandson, Heaton D Ledbetter; Rowena’s children: KimberLee (Kenny) McCoy, Kodi Cowley, Brandy Schaugaard, Leesa Bolton (Joe) Allbright; 8 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. 
    Cremation services held in the Magleby Mortuary Cremation Center. Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 17, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. at the Richfield Regional Airport, 1760 South Industrial Park Road in Richfield. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at

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