Kenneth Norman Bomboy was born May 25, 1942, in Coffeyville, Kan., and left this Earth on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.
He is survived by his wife Doris, his son Mark with partner Rachelle, and his daughter Vicki. His grandchildren Cassie and Brandon Riley, Kelsey and Julia Beer. He is also survived by his 2-year-old grandson Aydann, who was the apple of his eye. Kenneth also leaves behind his brother Michael and sister-in-law JayLynn Bomboy, sister Jane Graham, brother Chuck and sister-in-law Terry Bomboy, and sister Anne Caranta, many nieces and nephews, his mother-in-law Delores Spracklen, sister-in-law Kathy Baker and brother-in-law Richard Spracklen.
He was preceded in death by his parents James and Lola Bomboy, his nephew James Christopher Bomboy, his Father-in-Laws, Richard and Bud Spracklen, along with several Aunts and cousins.
Kenneth served his country in the U.S. Air force. He was stationed in Sundance Wyo., where he met his wife while working part time for her dad. While in the Air Force he was also stationed in Tripoli, Lybia.
Kenneth was a member of the Farmington Elk's Lodge, San Juan Wild life Federation, NMLRA, and the New Mexico Mountain Man Club. His passion in life was black powder shooting and crafting throwing knives. He participated in several events and donated throwing knives to those organizations he loved. Kenneth passed on his love of throwing knives, by spending time teaching the young how to throw knives.
Kenneth will be missed by so many.
Cremation will take place and memorial services for Kenneth will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, at Farmington Elk's Lodge #1747, 801 Municipal Dr. in Farmington. Burial of his ashes will take place in Memory Gardens Cemetery at a later date.
Kenneth's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington, 505-325-8688. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.