Kendric W. Hosier, age 85, of Alexandria, IN, passed away on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at his residence following an extended illness. He was born in Elwood on May 22, 1936, to the late Theodore and Bertha (Wayner) Hosier.
On June 10, 1967, he married Joan (Cole) Hosier and they shared 54 years of marriage together.
Kendric graduated from Frankton High School in 1954 and worked for Continental Can in Elwood for 22 years before retiring from Chrysler Corp. after 25 years of service. A member of the East Main Street Christian Church of Elwood, Kendric enjoyed farming, collecting and working on his antique tractors. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and loved spending time with his family. He will be sadly missed by all.
Kendric leaves behind a legacy of his loving wife, Joan Hosier of Alexandria, IN; three daughters, Debbie Alder- Richmond (husband Michael) of Anderson, IN Cindy Britton-Kasnic (husband Christian) of Hamilton, OH and Kelly Hosier-Bickley of Marietta, GA; grandchildren, Alan Alder, Cory Alder, Aaron Britton, Bryan Britton, Jason Giselbach, Brad Geary and Brittney Asmus; great-grandchildren, Carrissa, Coen, Cruz, Hailee, Maverick, Chloe, Avery, Devin, Aleia, Colton, Kendall and Ryan; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents Kendric was preceded in death by his son, Kevin Hosier; daughter, Teri Toole; twin-brother, Kenton Hosier; brothers, Theodore Hosier, Jr. and Vance Hosier; and a sister, Norma Toney.
Visitation will be Friday, November 5, 2021, from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, IN. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm with the Rev. Roger Gardner and Marcy Fry officiating. Burial will follow the service at Neese Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to East Main Street Christian Church.
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