BONITA SPRINGS, FL—Kenneth E. Atkins, 53, formerly of Copake, died Wednesday June 23, 2010 at his residence in Bonita Springs, FL.
He was born on March 7, 1957 in Poughkeepsie, a son of the late Kenneth J. Atkins and Doris May (Doolittle) McCann.
Mr. Atkins moved to Bonita Springs 23 years ago and was employed as the maintenance foreman at the Quail Creek Country Club.
An avid outdoorsman, he enjoying hunting and fishing. He was also a social member of the American Legion in Fort Myers, FL.
Survivors include a brother, Raymond Sanford of Poughkeepsie; five sisters, Nora Buche of Wappinger Falls, Sally Zawko of Elmira, Judy Waite of Copake, Ruth Gaylord of Claverack and Doris Shaw of Copake. He also leaves several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Mr. Atkins’ life will be announced and held at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family c/o Judy Waite, P.O. Box 433, Copake 12516.
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