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Kenneth Eggie

November 28, 1944 — August 24, 2022

Kenneth Alan “Trucker Kenny” Eggie of Gleason, Wisconsin, passed away at his home on Wednesday, August 24, 2022. He was born on November 28, 1944, to the late Herbert and Elli (Pentti) Eggie in New York City, New York.

On a blind date, Kenneth met his wife, Betty Jean Tucker. They were married on November 4, 1967. He was a cross country truck driver which allowed him to do what he loved for a quarter of a century.

Kenneth enjoyed shooting pool, being in nature and he was an avid gun enthusiast. He had a dry sense of humor, he was lighthearted, warm, compassionate, and wore his heart on his sleeve.

Kenneth loved his wife, daughter, and his beloved dog, Baron most in this world and he will be missed.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Betty Eggie, daughter: Kristine Golden, grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Kasey, and Cierra, great grandchildren, brother: Clayton Eggie, and a niece and nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents.

No services at this time. Cremation to take place.

Memorials in Kenneth’s name may be directed to the family at “Trucker Kenney – RIP”.

Waid Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Merrill is assisting the family with arrangements.  Online condolences are encouraged and may be made at

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