Kenneth T. MacKeil, 80, of Holliston and formerly of Framingham and Natick died Sunday April 14 2013 at the Metro West Medical Center in Framingham. He was the beloved husband of Eileen F. (Barnes) MacKeil with whom he shared 17 years of marriage. Born in Natick he was the son of the late Maxwell and Blanche (Otto) MacKeil. Mr. MacKeil was an Engineer for the Raytheon Corporation for 44 years retiring in 1992. He was a member of the Ashland Lions Club, the Framingham Amateur Radio Club, and the Millis Radio Control Club. He enjoyed photography, building various types of models and clambakes with his family and friends. Mr. MacKeil attended the Natick school system graduated from Natick High School class of 1951 and he also served in the United States Naval Reserve. In addition to his wife he is survived by three children Wayne K. MacKeil and his wife Darlene of Framingham, Lawrence T. MacKeil of Plymouth NH, Karen Matias and her husband Antonio of Framingham and their mother Elsie Rodgers of Framingham, his two brothers John MacKeil and his wife Julie of Framingham, David MacKeil of Whitinsville, six grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Friday April 19 at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of the John Everett and Sons Funeral Home conducted by Pastor Mark Goad of Fisk Memorial United Methodist Church of Natick. Burial will follow in Dell Park Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday morning beginning at 9:30 A.M. prior to the service. Expressions of sympathy may be made in his memory to the Mass Lions Eye Research P.O. Box 150 Ashland MA 01721. For directions or to send the MacKeil family online condolences please visit www.everettfuneral.com
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Published by The Ashland Tab from Apr. 17 to Apr. 24, 2013.