Kevin Wharton, of Gillette, Wyoming and formerly of Eastland, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2009 in Minnesota. Services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, June 15th at the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jim Wright officiating. Burial will follow in the Eastland City Cemetery.
Kevin was born December 19, 1960 in Eastland. He was preceded in death by his son, Matt Wharton; his grandparents, Jack & Arleta Mace; and his step-father, Dr. Charles Taylor.
Survivors include two sons, Zachary Wharton of Duluth, Minnesota and Jason Wharton of Gillette, Wyoming; his mother, Norma Taylor of Eastland and close friend, Jerome Chaney of Clyde; one brother, Randy Wharton & his wife Debbie of Eastland; his aunt, Gail Norris & her husband Robert of Eastland; uncles, Larry Mace & his wife Cyndie of Eastland and Bob Mace & his wife Denise of Abilene; nephews, Justin Wharton, Travis Wharton and Justin Goff; along with numerous loved ones.