Weir Mac Cuish Family Funeral Home

144 Salem Street, Malden, MA 02148

A member of the Malden Community since 1896

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Kenneth G. Lake Jr.



   Kenneth G. “Kenny” Lake Jr. passed away Saturday evening November 30, 2019, in the Melrose Wakefield Hospital, he was 75. Kenny was born in Malden in June of 1944, the son of the late Kenneth G. Lake Sr. & Agnes M.  (Buttlar) Lake-Surette. He was educated in the Malden schools and later joined the U. S. Army during the Vietnam Era, he served his country and was later discharged in April of 1962. For the next nine years he served with the Army National Guard, out of the Melrose 182 Infantry Armory.

   Kenny was a longtime truck driver, traveling back and forth across the country. Kenney  at one time was a Booking agent with Tasia Talent Industry, formerly of Providence, R.I.  then moving to Nashville, TN.

   In his spare time he enjoyed volunteering and working with the American Red Cross, Disaster Services of Boston, also working different disasters in Florida and down south.

   Kenny was the father of Luellen Corbett of Lawrence & Kenneth G. Lake III and his wife Laurie of Dracut. Brother of Dorothy Winders of CA.  Loving grandfather of Shane Corbett, Alexa Green, Ian Sweeney. Kenny is also survived by his close friend Verena Morelli and many loving friends at 630 Salem St. and Dunkin Donuts across the street. 

   Funeral services for Kenny will be held in the Weir-Mac Cuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 12noon. Interment to  follow in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody.

   Relatives and friends are welcome to call at the funeral home on Wednesday morning two hours prior to the service from 10-12noon. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kenny’s memory may be made to the American Red Cross, 101 Station Landing, Suite 510, Medford, MA 02155.


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