Kenneth Yarborough

Obituary of Kenneth Yarborough

Kenneth W. Yarborough passed away on the 24th of December, 2020, at the age of 75. Ken was a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather will be deeply missed by his family. Kenneth is survived by his wife Bonnie; his children Kevin Yarborough (Tia), Becky Pfaff, Scott Pfaff; his brother Bill Yarborough; his sisters Shirley Angelini (Robert) and Linda Nothdurft (George;) his grandchildren Alicia, Jessica, Megan, Angelina, Sophia, Scotty, Zeke, Elijah, Andrew, Ava and Reese along with his great grandchildren Violet, Evren, and Clover. He was preceded in death by his parents William and Emma Yarborough and beloved son Kenny Yarborough. Ken was born November 7th, 1945 in Woodbury NJ. He grew up and eventually built his home in his beloved town of Repaupo, NJ. He was veteran of the Army from 1965-1967.He proudly served his community as a Repaupo Fire fighter all of his adult life. He retired from Dupont Chamber Works after 30 years of employment. He loved hunting and fishing, being outdoors and working in his garden. Ken had a great love of his extended family in Waynesville, North Carolina and the Great Smoky Mountains. He spent many family reunions and vacations there and would always feel the need to come back to his roots. It was there that he felt most at home and at peace with himself. He was quick with a joke to cheer you up if you were down but most of all he loved his family. There was nothing he wouldn't do to ensure their well being and happiness. He was the rock and the glue that held it all together. Services will be held Thursday January 21st and will be limited to close friends and family due to Covid restrictions. The family is asking that in lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Mount Calvary Union Church, 111 E. Clements Bridge Road, Runnemede, NJ,08078. Memories may be shared at www.kelleyfhpitman.com.
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