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Maynard "Ken" J. King

May 1, 1931 - November 2, 2019


Lockwood, New York

Date of Death:

November 2, 2019



Birth Date:

May 1, 1931

Birth Place:

Constable, New York

Service Information:



Bell Aisle Cemetery, Syracuse, New York

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Maynard "Ken" J. King

Maynard “Ken” J. King, 88, of Lockwood, NY passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Elderwood Care in Waverly.

He was predeceased by his parents, Charles and Rose Vermette King; and his wife, Patricia King.

Maynard is survived by his sons, Tom (Nellie) King of Lockwood and David King of Washington State; grandchildren, Rebecca (Jessica) King of Glen Mills, PA, Stephanie (Lars) Christensen of Batavia, NY, Scott (Rachel) King of Webster, NY, Jeffery King of Washington State; and six great grandchildren.

Maynard proudly served in the US Army in Germany during the Korean Conflict.  During his career he worked at O’Connor Moshier in Solvay, NY, Dewitt Wholesale Grocery in Dewitt, NY, the Health Center in Syracuse, NY and he owned the Country Wood Shop in Warners, NY.

He enjoyed making fine furniture and woodworking using wood lathes for turning lamps and such.  He also enjoyed wood fires, music and playing cards.

A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.  The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY. Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Maynard’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From: June Satterly
My deepest sympathy to the family.

From: Betty Combs
My family will be praying for Peace and Comfort at this difficult time.Your dad ,grandfather was a special man. God be with you all. God Bless You All

From: William Graser
So sorry for your loss. I worked with Ken at both Connor Mosher and Dewitt Wholesale, yes he was a special man, and I am sure be missed, the last time I saw him was at Pats funeral at Bagozies funeral home in Solvay. Stay strong
Bill Graser

From: Mike Shute
Tom , David and families
So sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. He was truly a great guy. I worked with him at DeWitt Wholesale and he always treated me with friendship and helped me become successful at DeWitt. Truly enjoyed his friendship
Mike Shute

From: Keith Dimmick
My sincerest of sympathies to Tom King, in particular. From knowing you, I have no doubt that it would have been my pleasure to have know your father. May you find the peace that passes understanding at this time of your loss.

From: Natalie Morris
Tom, I'm so sorry for your loss.  I'll keep you and Nellie in my prayers.  God be with you both in this time great sorrow.

From: VFW Post 1536, Sayre
Please accept our deepest sympathy.

From: Sharon & Bill Kenney
Tom & Nellie
Our Deepest Sympathy to you both & your family!
Please know our prayers & thoughts are with you!!
With Our Love
Sharon & Bill Kenney

From: Bob Teachout
I saw that employment was at O'connor and Mosher warehouse in Camillus/Geddes.
My dad, the late Howard Teachout, also worked there in the late 50's and early 60's..

From: Jane Decerce Jacobs
To Tom, Nellie and family,
Remembering wonderful times with Ken and Patty Ann, at Lake Ontario and Syracuse area.  Fond memories not  just  for me, , but also for my children.  Rest In Peace, condolences to the family. A quiet gentleman.

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