Kenneth served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from Meijer, where he managed the sporting goods department, following 23 years of service. He also worked as an office manager for Spartan Barricading.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his brother Donald. He is survived by his wife, Beverly McNeilly; children, Parna Westfall, Donald (Margaret) McNeilly, Kevin (Pattie) McNeilly, and Kenneth (Tresea) McNeilly; grandchildren, Stacy (Dion) Gideon, Meghan McNeilly, Jordan McNeilly, Danielle McNeilly, Chris McNeilly, Nick McNeilly and Mandy Westfall; 2 great-grandchildren; and sister, Dorothy Sherd.
The funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel with the Rev. Dan Shinabarger officiating. Interment will take place at Danby Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.