Obituary: Kenneth R. Presley

Kenneth R. Presley, at 83
Kenneth Robert Presley died April 25, at age 83. 
Born in Weymouth, he served his country proudly in the U.S. Army for more than 24 years, during both the Korean and Vietnam war eras. He retired in 1980.
Beloved husband of the late Deborah (Derosier) Presley and the late Grace (Balser) Presley, who was from Hull, Mr. Presley leaves his children: James and his wife, Tracey DePhillips, of Weymouth; Lisa Carpenter of Marshfield; Joseph and his wife, Theresa, of Marshfield; and Robert Presley, of Weymouth.
He was the brother of Carol Scannell, of Florida, the grandfather of 11, and great-grandfather of three.
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