CALHOUN — Shawn K. Guenther, 45, of Calhoun, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at the Heartford House in Owensboro. Shawn Keith Guenther was born Sept. 30, 1969, in Sturgis and was married to the former Shawn Marie Bolton in February 1999. Shawn was employed with Carpenters Union Local No. 224 of Evansville and was a member of Mount Vernon Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran, enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife of 16 years, Shawn Guenther; two sons, Justin McClure and wife, Shrina of Calhoun and Nathan Lindsey of Calhoun; a daughter, Candace Yates of Henderson; several grandchildren; his mother, Linda Dockemeyer and husband, Wayne of Owensboro; his father, Pat Guenther and wife, Brenda of Buck Creek; two brothers, Kenny Guenther of Beech Grove and Leslie Guenther of Owensboro; a sister, Suzanne Ruby of Maceo; and three step brothers, Wesley Dockemeyer, Chris Kassinger both of Owensboro, and Michael Kassinger of Buck Creek.
Funeral services were held at Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Webb officiating. Burial was in the Mount Vernon Cemetery in McLean County with military honors conducted by the McLean County Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post 5415.
The Shawn K. Guenther family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Shawn K. Guenther, Memorial Fund, c/o Muster Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 160, Calhoun, KY 42327. Memorial contribution envelopes are available at Musters in Calhoun. Share your memories and photos of Shawn at muster funeralhomes.com.