Kenneth Lee Runge


Kenneth Lee Runge 84, of Seymour, IN passed away peacefully on December 13, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family. In 1937 he was born to the late Everett Runge and Hilda Oberring Runge.

In 1962 he married the love of his life Shirley Peters, and she survives.

Kenneth was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church Borchers and enjoyed farming and collecting Allis Chalmers tractors. Kenneth owned and operated Runge Construction and was very proud of his children for continuing his family’s legacy making it a 4th generation company.

He is survived by his wife Shirley Runge, children; Richard (Kelly) Runge, Joy (Kent) Carr, and Robert (Brittney) Runge, grandchildren; Dereck Sanders, Janel Sanders, Darren Carr, Sarah Carr, Logan Runge and twins Parker and Paige Runge, and brother Glenn (Betty) Runge.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held Thursday December 16, 2021, at St. Paul Lutheran Church Borchers from 4-8 pm and on Friday December 17, 2021 from 9 am until the time of service. Services will be conducted by Voss and Sons Funeral Service on Friday December 17, at 10 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church Borchers with Pastor Stephen Wood officiating. Burial will follow at St. Paul Lutheran Church Borchers cemetery.

Memorials may be written to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana and St. Paul Lutheran Church Borchers Care Team.

All services have been entrusted to the caring staff at Voss and Sons Funeral Service.