ELLISBURG, NY — Kenneth L. Glass, 75, Ellisburg, passed away Jan. 7, 2020, after being stricken ill at his home.
Born Oct. 9, 1944, in Adams Center, a son to Kenneth and Thea Williams Glass, he was a 1962 graduate of Adams Central School.
Following graduation he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, in 1962 and was honorably discharged in 1966 as an E-5 Sergeant. While serving in the Marine’s he received the National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal 1st Award and an Expert Badge Rifle M-14.
He married Brenda Hatch on June 22, 1969, in Black River, NY.
Ken worked for several years at Upstate TV after leaving there he went to work as a TV Technician for Sear’s retiring in 2010.
He loved gardening and his animals especially his dog, Prescious.
Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Brenda; a daughter, Monica (Brian) King, VA; 2 grandsons Josh, TN; Eric, VA; a great-granddaughter, Katy; a sister Evelyn Slye and several aunts, uncles, nephews and cousins.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a brother-in-law, Gerald Slye.
A graveside service will be held in the spring with military honors inEllisburg Cemetery at a time and date to be announced.
Online condolences may be made at www.carpenterstoodley.com.