Kenneth G. Granlund.WELLFLEET - Kenneth G. Granlund Sr. died peacefully at home with his family on May 31.
He was the husband of Janice E (Brown) Granlund. They had recently celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary. He was born in Worcester on June 26, 1932. He was a graduate of Commerce High school and he attended Clark University Clark University, at Worcester, Mass.; coeducational; chartered 1887, opened as a graduate school 1889. It was the second graduate school to be formed in the United States. Its undergraduate college (est. 1902) was integrated with the university in 1920. before serving in the Naval Reserves.
He and Janice wed on May 15, 1954 and resided in Shrewsbury. He was a member of The Matthew Whittall Lodge in Verb 1. lodge in - live (in a certain place); "She resides in Princeton"; "he occupies two rooms on the top floor"
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He was an active member of the community. He was a member of the Adams Lodge and attended the Congregational Church in Wellfleet. Ken was a past member as well as Former President of the Wellfleet Chamber of Commerce and acted as Chairman for The Wellfleet Finance Committee.
He loved boating, antique autos and spending time with his dogs. His semi-retirement activities included a vacation home Vacation Home
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For tax purposes, those who rent their vacation homes may result in a lower amount of allowable expense in Barefoot Bay, Fla. where he and Janice spent their winters.
Along with his wife Janice he is survived by his daughters, Kathie Murray and her husband, Christopher Murray, of Astoria, Ore., Cynthia Happy and her fiance, Paul Ciociolo, of West Boylston; and his son, Kenneth Granlund Jr. and his wife, Kathleen, of Wellfleet; his two sisters, Margaret Kenney of Holden, and Norma Nowak of West Boylston. He also leaves behind many grandchildren GRANDCHILDREN, domestic relations. The children of one's children. Sometimes these may claim bequests given in a will to children, though in general they can make no such claim. 6 Co. 16. , great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
His visitation will be held on Thursday, June 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Nickerson Funeral Home, 340 Main St., Wellfleet, with a Masonic Service at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Brewster Animal Rescue League, 3981 Route 6A, Brewster, MA 02631.