|Death: ||Jan. 2, 2012|
KENNETH WAYNE LORD 84, of Hemet passed away January 2, 2012. He will be dearly missed by his wife of 61 years, Marjorie Lord and their 3 sons Kenneth, Larry & David, his daughters-in-law, Candy, Mary Jo and Patty Lord and his two grandsons, Michael and Matthew Lord. He is also survived by two brothers-in-law: Ray Berkley of Hemet, Ed Berkley of Beaumont, Texas along with their families and two cousins Dick and Victor Resar of Grafton, Ohio. Ken was born in Elyria, Ohio in 1927. He enlisted in the Navy in 1944 and received training at the Great Lakes Naval Training Center in Chicago, IL. After the war ended, Ken attended Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, where he met his future wife, Marjorie, at a Toppers Club dance (for those especially Tall people!) The rest they say was History. Ken and Marge were married in Ravenna, Ohio in 1950 and Ken got a job with Sun Oil Company that took them from Ohio to Maryland, to Pennsylvania and back to Ohio. Each of their sons were born n different states. In 1969, Ken and Marge moved to Hemet to be closer to their parents and have been in the Inland Empire ever since. After moving to California, Ken was employed by Cooper Tire and retired from there in 1986. Ken was a Mason, a Shriner, loved his family and community. He was also an avid sports fan, loved to travel, and had a passion for reading. Ken had been on Hospice since May of 2011 and was lovingly attended to by a variety of nurses and caregivers. Funeral services will be on 1-5-2011 at 10:00am at the Mc Wane Funeral Home, 350 N. San Jacinto St., Hemet, CA. Interment will be at San Jacinto Valley Cemetery, 2555 S. Santa Fe Ave., San Jacinto, CA following the service. Published in Press-Enterprise on January 4, 2012.
San Jacinto Valley Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 04, 2012
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