MOUNT VERNON — A funeral service for Kenneth W. Butler, 78, of Mount Vernon will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, with Pastor Jim Young officiating. Burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 12 – 1 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

Ken passed away Dec. 1, 2019, at Ahuja Hospital. He was born on May 29, 1941, in Mount Vernon to the late Willis W. and Anna (Parker) Butler.

He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Sue (Daubenmier) Butler; daughters, Shelley (John Chase) Butler and Amy (Chris) Yuill; one grandson, Chance Yuill; sisters, Bette Merriman and Rose (Randy) Sunart; sister-in-law, Katharine Bugbee; brother-in-law, John (Pat) Daubenmier; many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers-in-laws, Duain Merriman and Bob Bugbee.

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