Kenneth G. Lake Jr.
Kenneth G. “Kenny” Lake Jr. passed away Saturday evening
November 30, 2019, in the Melrose Wakefield Hospital, he was 75.
Kenny was born in Malden in June of 1944, the son of the late
Kenneth G. Lake Sr. & Agnes M. (Buttlar) Lake-Surette. He was
educated in the Malden schools and later joined the U. S. Army
during the Vietnam Era, he served his country and was later
discharged in April of 1962. For the next nine years he served
with the Army National Guard, out of the Melrose 182 Infantry
Kenny was a longtime truck driver, traveling back and forth
across the country. Kenney at one time was a Booking agent with
Tasia Talent Industry, formerly of Providence, R.I. then moving
to Nashville, TN.
In his spare time he enjoyed volunteering and working with the
American Red Cross, Disaster Services of Boston, also working
different disasters in Florida and down south.
Kenny was the father of Luellen Corbett of Lawrence & Kenneth G.
Lake III and his wife Laurie of Dracut. Brother of Dorothy
Winders of CA. Loving grandfather of Shane Corbett, Alexa
Green, Ian Sweeney. Kenny is also survived by his close friend
Verena Morelli and many loving friends at 630 Salem St. and
Dunkin Donuts across the street.
Funeral services for Kenny will be held in the Weir-Mac Cuish
Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Wednesday,
December 4, 2019 at 12noon. Interment to follow in Puritan Lawn
Memorial Park, Peabody.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call at the funeral home on
Wednesday morning two hours prior to the service from 10-12noon.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kenny’s memory may be made
to the American Red Cross, 101 Station Landing, Suite 510,
Medford, MA 02155.