Walter Kent Stalnaker, 71, originally from Iola Kansas, passed away January 5, 2021 at his home in Jackson Wyoming.
Kent was born on May 26, 1949 to Dale and Marjorie Stalnaker in Iola Kansas. After graduating from Iola High School and Allen County Community College, Kent had a long career in home construction and contributed to numerous home builds in the Iola Kansas and Jackson Wyoming areas.
Kent loved the mountains and most things outdoors including hunting, fishing, hiking, cross-country skiing and photographing nature.
Kent is survived by his son and daughter Robert Stalnaker of Wamego Kansas and Jennifer Phillips of Iola Kansas, brothers Lynn Stalnaker and Richard Stalnaker of Springfield Missouri, grandchildren Kristin Stalnaker and Kimberly Sweet of Wamego Kansas, and great grandchildren Adeline and Easton Sweet.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to Valley Mortuary, P.O. Box 9059, Jackson Wyoming 83002.