Kenneth Illerbrun

June 13, 1932 - October 9, 2015

Kenneth Illerbrun

Age 83, of Park Rd. West, Castile, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2015 at Eastside Nursing Facility in Warsaw.

Kenneth was born June 13, 1932 in Spokane, WA, son of the late Joseph and Edith Westgate Illerbrun. He was a lifelong farmer that included working at Wiscoy Farms for 18 years. Kenneth also worked for A&A Metal Fabricating in Perry for 7 years before he retired at age 62. He was a member of the Castile United Church of Christ and a volunteer firefighter for the Pike Fire Department for 18 years.

Kenneth enjoyed woodworking, hunting, gardening and word searches.

Kenneth was predeceased by a daughter, Barbara (Tom) Gausman; a son, Bernard Illerbrun and his wife; his 5 sisters and his 3 brothers.

He?s survived by his wife of 56 years, Jeweldine Cooper Illerbrun; his daughters Patricia and spouse, Edith Illerbrun, Donna (Mike) Lowden, and Amy Illerbrun; his sons, Kenneth (Sally) Illerbrun, David (Barbara) Illerbrun, Gary (Joanne) Illerbrun, and Alan (Stacey) Illerbrun; 25 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call Wednesday, October 14 from 11-2 PM at Harmon-Watson Funeral Home, 35 N. Main St., Castile where his funeral service will be held immediately following visitation at 2 PM. A private burial will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Castile United Church of Christ, 4 Washington St., P.O. Box 512, Castile, NY 14427. Online condolences at

Important Dates
October 11, 2015 : Funeral Service for Kenneth Illerbrun - 5:26 PM

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Jul 15.19 from Janet Terwilliger (Gardner) Niece:

My heartfelt sorrow goes to my whole extended family!!  I hope to see some and join together to say farewell to Uncle Ken till we meet again in eternity.  Love you Aunt Judy ,  Janet

Jul 15.19 from Dennis and Deb Krawczyk:

We were so sorry to hear of Ken’s passing.  He certainly was a wonderful man.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Judy and Ken’s entire family at this difficult time.

Jul 15.19 from Denise (White) Rader:

So sorry to hear of Ken’s passing. My thoughts
and prayers are with you all. Ken was a very kind man and such a friendly neighbor. I’m sure he will be missed by many..<3<3

Jul 15.19 from Joe and Jessie Jurek:

prayers for all at your loss.  sorry to hear.  Alan called Edward and he let us know.

Jul 15.19 from William Conroy:

Dear Dave, My deepest condolences to you and your entire family. I have not had the pleasure of meeting your dad, but reading the posted messages it does not surprize me he wa a kind person, much like yourself.

My continued thoughts and prayers will be with you.