Kenneth-Underdown-Obituary

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Kenneth G. Underdown

1936 - 2019 (Age 83)

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My condolences to you and your family Kim, with the passing of your Dad. God bless.

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Obituary

Kenneth's Obituary

Kenneth G. Underdown passed away peacefully after a long illness, on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Manor Care in Yardley, at the age of 83.

Born in Bristol, PA, Mr. Underdown has been a long life resident of Lower Bucks County.

He is a United States Navy Korean War veteran who served on both the USS Tarawa and USS Ranger.

Mr. Underdown served as a Bristol Township Police Officer, was an over the road truck driver for many years and retired from Frantz Lithograpic as "Jack of All Trades".

His hobbies included spending time with his grandkids, woodworking, puzzles, and camping. He was an avid history buff. Mr. Underdown looked forward to his yearly Navy Reunions and traveling the country.

Mr. Underdown was predeceased by his parents, Charles William Underdown and Alyce Jane Binette.

Mr. Underdown is the loving father of Kimberlee A. McCullough (Edward) and Kathleen M. Underdown-Ross; devoted grandfather of Devon Joy, Erika Claire; and dear brother of Alyce Jane Beckwith (Joe), Linda Beers (Terry) and the late William Francis Underdown.

He will also be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

The family would to thank all the staff at Manor Care, Compassionate Care and Heartland Hospices, for their excellent care and attendance to Mr. Underdown.

Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, from 7:00 until 9:00 pm at the James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., 2200 Trenton Road, Levittown. Interment will be held in Washington Crossing National Cemetery, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at precisely 11:30 am.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Legion Post #834, 300 Yardley Avenue, Fallsington, PA 19054.

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