Stephen Wayne Kuhner
Stephen Wayne Kuhner, 61, of Olive Hill, Ky., entered into rest Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at his residence.
He was born September 13, 1958, in Ashland, Ky., a son of Wayne Kuhner and the late Betty Jo Pinkerman Kuhner.
Stephen was a member of First Baptist Church in Grayson, Ky. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy and earned the Sea Service Deployment Medal with a Bronze Star. Stephen served as treasurer for Habitat for Humanity & CHIPS. He enjoyed many hobbies, including: horseback riding, astronomy, fireworks, playing the guitar, hiking, kayaking, target shooting and traveling.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his step-mother, Katherine Botts Kuhner; one sister, Theresa Browning; and one nephew, Tyler Gust.
He is survived by his wife, Debra; his father, Wayne; one daughter, Heather (Chris) Eden; two sisters, Pamela (Tammy) Vance of Arkansas and Deiadra (Andrew) Reel of Florida; one brother, Michael (Tonya) Kuhner of Pedro, Ohio; two grandchildren, Charlie "Shae" and Karter Reed; and significant family members, Jim and Julie Browning.
Memorial Service will be conducted 4 p.m. Sunday, January 26, 2020, at the Duvall & Moore Funeral Home in Olive Hill, Ky., with Wayne Kuhner officiating.
Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, January 26, 2020, at the Duvall and Moore Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 149 Whitt Street, Olive Hill, KY.
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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Stephen's memory to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave, Ashland, KY 41101.
Published on January 23, 2020


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Frankie and Jim Meeks
Jan 26, 2020
Wayne and family so sorry to read of Steve death. Steve was just 1 month older than Tammy. Our prayers are with you . Frankie
Mrs. Ramona C. Scaggs
Jan 25, 2020
I wish to express my condolences to you in the passing of your son. Betty was a “piano-teacher” friend of mine. My daughter, Gina, passed away in 1999. She would have been close to your son’s age. I will remember you in prayer. Ramona Scaggs