Chapel of Memories

829 South Hancock, Colorado Springs, CO


Kenneth Wayne Hegwood

July 25, 1933June 14, 2019

Chief Master Sergeant Kenneth W Hegwood passed away June 14, 2019 from natural causes at his residence after 45+ years in Colorado Springs. Ken was born in Guthrie, Oklahoma in 1933 to Georgia Ross and Ephrous Hegwood. He travelled the world and served in the US Air Force for 28 years then retired and continued to serve the DOD after that. He is survived by Thoren known as Kori (Rochelle) and grandchildren Ed, Leo, and Joe.

Ken was a nature enthusiast who enjoyed bird watching and planting trees. In fact, he was seldom happier than hiking around the Rocky Mountains stream fishing or tending his beautiful home forest.

For those that share his love for nature, stamp collecting, dogs and fish, and this country; please know he has found his rest and is at peace.

Memorial Service to be held July 5th, 2019. At 1145am at Pikes Peak National Cemetery (10545 Drennan Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80925). In Lieu of flowers consider donations to Pikes Peak Hospice.

He is proceeded in death by his wife Edith Hegwood in 2006, after 48 years of marriage. Her “Shotze” has finally returned to his “Schnooks”


  • Memorial Service Friday, July 5, 2019


Kenneth Wayne Hegwood

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Audrey Jackson

July 5, 2019

One of my four horsemen, gone to soon. Many people will walk in and out of your life ~ but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart. Rest in Peace my friend