Kenneth R. Prichard, age 90, of Erie and formerly of North East, died on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at Veterans
Affairs Medical Center.
He was born on July 3, 1923 in Diamond, Pa. to the late Dallas B. and Myrtle Cauvel Prichard.
Kenneth was a veteran of WWII
serving in the United States Army
He was formerly employed at Electric Materials as a foreman for 25 years.
Kenneth was a member of the V.F.W
. in North East.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Belle Craig Prichard; daughter, Judy Tuszynski and son-in-law David Tuszynski; brothers, Lloyd, Clarence, Howard and Charles Prichard; sisters, Jennette Reynolds, Bernice Warner and Florence Cauvel.
Kenneth is survived by daughters, Phyllis Waite and husband, Gerald of Wattsburg, Vickie Mong and husband, Thomas of Erie, Marilyn Orton and husband, Lewis of North East, Diana Rose and husband, David of Union City, Kimberly Gilkinson and husband, Roy of Bliss, N.Y.; sister, Mildred Eddy of Titusville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral Home, 65 S. Lake St., North East on Friday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and are invited to attend a funeral service on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Officiating Rev. Mark Shettler. Interment Grahamville Cemetery with full military honors. Please send condolences to www.elkinfh.com