Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

May 2, 2013

Kenneth ‘Kenny’ Eugene Pier

April 18, 1960 - April 20, 2013


— Kenneth Eugene “Kenny” Pier, 53, died Saturday, April 20, 2013, in a motorcycle accident in Abilene, Texas. He was a resident of Roscoe and Sulphur Springs, Texas.

Mr. Pier was born April 18, 1960 in Kokomo. He married Teresa Patterson July 13, 2007, in Niagara Falls, N.Y. Kenny lived in Roscoe, Texas, and had worked for Freeman Trucking since 1999 as a truck driver.

“May the wind always be in your face and the sun at your back, ride hard, ride forever free, we already miss you. Love you always.” Teresa (Terry).

Survivors include his wife, Teresa Pier, Sulphur Springs; daughter, Laura Pier, Sulphur Springs; sons, Harley Pier, Commerce, Texas, Jason Patterson, Columbus, Ohio, Justin Ellars, Flora; brothers, Ed Pier, Steven Pier and Ronnie Pier, all of Kokomo; sister, Roberta Pier Jackson, North Carolina; and three grandchildren, Addisyn Pier, Brianna Patterson and Braxton Pier.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Pier; and his mother, Dorothy Pier.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at 144 W. Broadway, Bunker Hill.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Terry Pier to help with expenses. They may be mailed to 2158 N. 500 West, Kokomo, IN 46901.

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