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Kenneth G. Place

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Kenneth G. Place Notice
Place, Kenneth G. Age 91. Went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 9, 2014. Loving husband of Annette Place. Beloved father of Kenneth (Connie) Place, Keith (Kim) Place, Kraig (Quinn) Place, Jeffrey (Mary) Skorik and Jill (Paul) Zachman. Proud grandpa of Graham, Nicole, Rebecca, Andrew, Chaeli, Kyla, Sadie, Tyler, Bethany, Phoebe (Chad) and Dean. Dear brother of Warren Place. Further survived by cousins, other relatives and friends. Ken was born and raised in the Bay View section of Milwaukee. He attended the Milwaukee State Teachers College graduating in 1943. He served in the United States Air Force from 1943-1946. He returned to Milwaukee and earned a Masters degree in education, retiring after 36 years as a teacher and principal at Vieau School. After his retirement in 1982, Ken worked for Marquette University as a supervisor of student teachers. He enjoyed presenting poetry readings and recitations to various groups and churches with a program he called, "Ham on Rhyme". Visitation at the Funeral Home on Fri., July 18 from 1-2PM. Funeral service 2PM. Private interment.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on July 13, 2014
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