Kenny was born on June 4, 1945 in Cedar City, Utah to Gomer and Helen Heyborne Cosslett. Kenny grew up and attended school in Cedar City. Following high school, he served his country in the US Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam conflict. Shortly after returning from military service, he moved to Mesa, Arizona. He lived in the Mesa area the remainder of his life, most recently residing in Queen Creek, Arizona.
Kenny was proceeded in death by his parents, his wife, Wanda Benbrook, and his loving companion of over 30 years, Maxine Salter.
Kenny is survived by his sisters, Marilee Bradley and Vickie Andress and his brother, Rod (Laurel) Cosslett. He is also survived by Maxine’s daughter, Chris Pottenger, her husband, Daniel, and their four children, Leah, Sean, Sarah, and Jacob. Kenny considered Chris and Daniel to be his daughter and son-in-law and their children to be his grandchildren.
Kenny will be missed by those who knew him best. At his request, no formal service will be held. A graveside service will be held at a future date at the Cedar City Cemetery.