Ken Gilpin

Howard Kenneth Gilpin, III, 52, of Overland Park, KS passed away, Thursday, October 10, 2019. 

Ken was born January 2, 1967 in Wichita. He worked in the banking industry. He was an animal lover and volunteered at Another Chance Cat Rescue.

Ken is survived by his mother and step-father, Karen and Robert Manley, Shawnee, KS; his father and step-mother, Ken and Bobbie Gilpin, Branson, MO; a brother Shawn (Saundra) Gilpin and their children, Skyler and Summer, Lee’s Summit, MO; step-sisters, Karrie Manley, Liberty, MO and Michele Sams, Broken Arrow, OK; and step-brothers, Matt (Diane) Sonner, St. Joseph, MO and Jason (Allison) Manley, Utah.


Visitation and Memorial Service


Visitation will be 1 p.m., Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the Amos Family Funeral Home followed by a memorial service at 2 p.m.


Memorial Contributions


The family suggests contributions to Another Chance Cat Rescue, 8253 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, MO 64114.

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Posted in Kansas City Obituaries, Obituaries | on Saturday, Oct. 12th 2019 | 4 Comments »

4 Comments on “Ken Gilpin”

  1. Jordan sonner Says:

    Won’t be able to be there. But fly high and we will all see you again some day. Love you ken

  2. Sighris Sharber Says:

    To Saundra, Shawn, Skyler, and Summer, I am so sorry for your loss. I am good friends with Ken’s sister-in-law and two nieces.

  3. Jay Jensen Says:

    Ken was a kind and loving man. He will be greatly missed.

  4. Tonjia Kolanowski Says:

    Kens’ loving attention, compassion and hands on care of his grandparents during their final years is a praiseworthy action deserving of remembrance. “And he will raise you up on eagle’s wings, bear you on the breath of dawn, make you to shine like the sun, and hold you in the palm of His hand.”

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