The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

January 10, 2014

Kevin Joseph Lacina

The Clinton Herald

---- — Kevin Joseph Lacina

Dec. 31, 1959 - Jan. 7, 2014

KENNEDYVILLE, Md. — Kevin Joseph Lacina, 54 of Kennedyville, MD., died January 7, 2014 in Shore Medical Center at Chestertown.

Kevin was born on December 31, 1959 in Grinnell, Iowa, son of the late Larry J. Lacina and Kathy Buchanan Higdon. He was a 1978 graduate of Northeast Community High School in Goose Lake, Iowa. He had worked as a truck driver for Pepsi Cola until becoming disabled in 1984. Kevin has lived in Kent County for the past 8 years. He enjoyed basketball, bowling, fishing and sailing and was an avid Steelers fan.

A special thanks to the staff and friends at Chester River Manor for all their loving care and attention shown to Kevin.

He is survived by his step-mother, Helen Lacina of Thomson, IL., who was his caregiver for many years before moving to Maryland; step-father, Buster Higdon of Houston, TX; his 2 sisters, Kim Conner (Dale) of Kennedyville, MD., and Korena O’Cain (Jim) of Middletown, DE; his brother, Larry Lacina, Jr. of Thomson, IL.; his step-brothers, Mike and Dylan of Thomson, IL.; a special friend, Mary Ann Bottomley of Rock Hall; 4 nieces; 1 nephew; 4 great-nieces and 1 great nephew.

Funeral services will be held privately.

Memorials may be offered to the Humane Society of Kent County, 10720 Augustine Herman Hwy, Chestertown, MD.

Arrangements are by Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech.

Death date: Jan. 7, 2014