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Kenneth "Kenny" Beshears

September 19, 1969 ~ November 15, 2023 (age 54) 54 Years Old

Kenneth "Kenny" Beshears Obituary

Kenneth "Kenny" Beshears - age 54 of Cowgill, MO passed away Wednesday evening, November 15, 2023, at University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. Kenny was born on September 19, 1969, the son of Dale and Jeanette (Grimes) Beshears in Kansas City, MO. Kenny was a 1987 graduate of North Kansas City High School. He married Dianna Davis, March 12, 1988, in Kansas City, MO. He was currently the Director of Maintenance at Golden Age Nursing Home in Braymer and had previously worked 20 plus years for Tower Properties in Kansas City.    Kenny served on the Cowgill Fire Department for many years. He enjoyed woodworking, working on cars, racing cars, deer hunting, guns, and grilling. It could be said that he enjoyed the outdoors. Kenny loved football, and was a big Chiefs fan. Most of all he loved his family; especially his grandkids. He was a family man and would do anything for anyone. Kenny will be dearly missed by his family and friends. 

Kenny was preceded in death by his father, Dale Beshears and his infant brother, Danny Beshears. He is survived by his wife Dianna Beshears of the home; children, Justin Beshears (Jacquelyn) of Cowgill, MO, Kristin Richards (Chad) of Excelsior Springs, MO, Jacob Beshears of Cowgill, MO, Hannah Hazelman (Justin) of Richmond, MO, Tyler Beshears of Cowgill, MO, Hunter Beshears of Cowgill, MO, Grace Beshears of Cowgill, MO, Sophia Beshears, and Olivia Beshears of Cowgill, MO; grandchildren, Skyelar, Miles, Dixie, Asher, and Katrina; his mother, Jeanette Hazelton (Larry) of Hamilton, MO;  brothers, Larry Beshears (Laura) of Gilmer, TX and Jeffrey Beshears of Olean, NY; nieces, nephews, cousins and other extended family members also survive.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Dianna Beshears in care of the funeral home. It was Kenny's wish that no services be held. Arrangements entrusted to the care and direction of Stith Funeral Home in Polo (660) 354-2214. Online guestbook at

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