Visitation and funeral arrangements for Kevin Hammersmith.


Kevin Hammersmith’s visitation and funeral are being handled by Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral home in New Albany (Market Street). The viewing will be from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. tomorrow (Tuesday, November 22), with the funeral on Wednesday the 23rd at 2:00 p.m. Below is a composite of information provided by the funeral home. Thanks to EP for the details.

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Kevin Nelson Hammersmith

(November 30, 1959 – November 19, 2011)

Kevin Nelson Hammersmith died in New Albany on Saturday at the age of 51 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born in Harrison County, Indiana and was employed by Duke Energy as a Regional Manager. He was a 1982 graduate of Purdue University. He was a member of the New Albany/Floyd County Parks Board, former President of the Harvest Homecoming, a member of One Southern Indiana, and a board member of; IUS Board of Advisors and the Carnegie Center for Art and History.

Family members include:

Mother: M. Dean Hammersmith
Sister: Tamyra Persinger (Lloyd)
Nephew: Jacob Cunningham
Nieces: Gretchen Cunningham and Jessica Persinger

He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Nelson Hammersmith.

Visitation will be from 12 – 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Market Street Chapel of Seabrook, Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes (1119 E. Market St., New Albany, IN).

The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Market Street Chapel. Interment will be in Wolfe Cemetery, Georgetown, IN.

Expressions of Sympathy: Community Foundation of Southern Indiana/ NAFC Park Foundation Fund.