September 29, 1959 ~ August 11, 2020

Born in: Richmond, Virginia
Resided in: Owensboro, Kentucky

Kyle Wenner, 60, of Owensboro, passed away peacefully, August 11, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born September 29, 1959 in Richmond, Virginia to the late Charles Albert and Kathleen O’Haver Wenner.
Kyle worked in the coal mines since he was 17 years old. He became a mechanic at Green Coal Company for 15 years. He then worked at Wright Implement as a heavy mechanic operator for 20 years.
Kyle loved working with his Wright Implement family and he loved working outside, regardless of the weather. He enjoyed fishing, grilling for his friends and neighbors, playing a mean game of cornhole and washers, and feeding his ducks. Kyle loved from his heart. He was a very simple man and would help anyone in need. He loved shaking hands and sharing his heart to those he loved. Kyle loved his daughter, Jessica very deeply with his arms always open for her telling her how much he loved her. Mostly, he was so proud of her. He enjoyed speaking about the Lord Jesus Christ. Now he is in the arms of our Savior. He will be deeply missed by all those who loved him.
Kyle was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles 4168 and Wesleyan Heights United Methodist Church.
Kyle is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Pam Barber.
Surviving is his daughter, Jessica Wenner and her son, Steven Michael Blan; his ex-wife and friend, Martha Timmons; girlfriend, Debbie Ross; life-long friend, Jenni Payne, and all of his best friends who loved him so much.
An Eagle’s Ceremony will take place at noon on Sunday. Services will be at 1:00pm Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory, with Pastor Kaury Edwards officiating.
Visitation will be from 10-1pm Sunday at the funeral home.
Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery in Spencer County, following the service.
All those who wish to honor and remember Mr. Wenner in person at the visitation or service are required to wear a mask for the safety of all those in attendance.
Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Kyle Wenner. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Mr. Wenner and sign his virtual guest book by going to


Service: August 16, 2020 1:00 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

Visitation: August 16, 2020 10:00 am - August 16, 2020 1:00 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

Graveside Service:

New Hope Cemetery
6511 East IN 70
Newtonville, IN 47615

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  1. Kyle was a great employee & a great person with a huge heart that would help anyone. I will miss his “Hey buddy” wave he gave us all. He will truly be missed from his family at Wright Implement.

  2. Kyle was my friend from church. When we were still having in-person services, I always knew that he would be there. He was so faithful. I will miss his quiet presence and sweet smile.

    Audrey Robinson

  3. I knew Kyle at Wesleyan Heights United Methodist Church. He was a faithful member and Christian and such a kind and friendly man. We will certainly miss him and his big smile. Blessings to his family.

  4. I am so saddened to hear of Kyle’s passing. I used to be Kyle and Martha’s neighbor on Joseph Court for several years. Which lead into Kyle being my friend…as we shared a few mutual friends…..had not see him for a few years and ran into him, I think last fall…still the same Kyle… sorry…

  5. Kyle’s mom and my mom were friends. I remember the day she found out she was going to get Kyle. I have not seen him for years. We both grew up in Newtonville. I am so sorry for your loss.

  6. Had been friends and classmates with Kyle sense the 4 grade. Sorry for your loss, your in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. So sorry to hear about Kyle. He is a lifelong friend who will be missed. Thoughts and prayers for all who loved him.

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