Kenneth R. Bostrom

BETHEL - Kenneth R. Bostrom, 84, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at his home in Bethel.

He was born July 24, 1929, in Boston, the son of Henry and Ida (Noyd) Bostrom.

He was raised in Wakefield, Mass., and attended Boston University. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He married Charlene Emerson in Wakefield on Sept. 30, 1956. He lived in Huntington, N.Y., for 10 years before moving to Bethel in 1966.

He worked for Pan American Airlines for 35 years as a flight engineer.

An avid reader, he also enjoyed woodworking and spending summers at his cabin on Lake Groton.

Survivors include his wife; a son, James Bostrom, of Rockville, Md.; a daughter, Karen Bostrom, of Revere, Mass.; and two grandchildren.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family, with burial at Groton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Food Shelf, P.O. Box 353, Bethel, VT 05032.

Arrangements are by the Day Funeral Home in Randolph.

Funeral Home

Day Funeral Home Inc
4 Franklin St Randolph, VT 05060
(802) 728-3222

Published in Times Argus on Oct. 26, 2013