Kenneth Francis “Ken” Rothwell, 73, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
He was born June 12, 1940, in Acushnet, Mass., to Frederick and Mildred Rothwell.
Ken served in the military service for 20 years with two tours of Vietnam. He retired from Verizon after 30 years and moved from Massachusetts to this area 12 years ago.
He will be greatly missed by his wife, Doris, of 47 years; daughter, Dorianna (Samuel Selig) Rothwell of Port Charlotte; sons, Danny Rothwell of N.C., and Peter Rothwell of Port Charlotte; brothers, Frederick Rothwell of Mississippi, Danny Rothwell of Connecticut, Richard Rothwell of Mississippi, and Franklin Rothwell of California; sisters, Jenny Rothwell, and Shirley Cabral, both of Massachusetts; grandchildren, Crystal, Amanda and Kelsey.
A visitation and service was Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guestbook.
Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral.