Denver Ernest Kidder, 87, Ravenswood passed away on March 26, 2012.

Denver Ernest Kidder, 87, Ravenswood passed away on March 26, 2012.
 He was born on October 31, 1924 in Murraysville to Fred Earl Kidder and  Ora Elsa Skaggs Kidder.
He served in the U.S. Army during, WWII, in the  Infantry 36-Div-Cok-141.
He worked as a barber and a beautician as the owner and operator of Dick’s Barber Shop in Ravenswood for over 50 years.
He was a member of the Ravenswood VFW Post 6669; a life member of the DAV; Survivors and their addresses: His wife, Lorna Kidder, Ravenswood, WV.
Children: Lavonne E. Stone and husband Marty, Columbus, OH; Gregory A. Kidder and wife Patty, Morgantown, WV; Denver D. Kidder and wife Fonda, Ravenswood, WV; Denise K. Cambarare and husband Vince, Ravenswood, WV; Donnella A. Ward and husband, Rick Manns, of Harbor, North Carolina; Sheldon M. Kidder and wife Yvonne, Clarksville, TN; and Deanna N. Thompson and husband Jon, Ravenswood, WV; Michael P. Santee and wife Tiffini; Tracy L. Lent, and Sarah D. Santee, all of Ravenswood. He had 28 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren and his brother, Alva A. Kidder, Ravenswood, WV.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sister, Ramona I. Gross, Aunt, Georgia Maple Hall, and First Wife Anna Kidder Swift, brothers, Duane F. Kidder and Erroll E. Kidder, and granddaughter, Brianna Santee. Friday, March 30, 2012 at  2 p.m. At Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV
Reverend Steve Raines will officiate.
Burial will be in Ravenswood Cemetery, Ravenswood, WV, with full grave side military rites provided by Ravenswood VFW Post 6669.
 Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Thursday, March 29, 2012, from 6 to 9 pm.
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