Kenneth General

GENERAL, Kenneth Roy died peacefully at Iroquois Lodge, surrounded by family, on May 27, 2019,  just a week shy of his 91st birthday and one week after the 67th anniversary of his wedding to Delores Ann (Bomberry).  Ken and Ann had eleven children:  Paul (Cheri) General, Liz (Delmer) McLeod, Mary (Dennis) Humen, Greg/Terry (Karen) General, Annette General, Darryl General, Geraldine General (Pat), Craig General, and three infants (predeceased) – Hope, Chipper and Walter.   Loving grandfather to Brandon, Stacey, Alex, Joshua, Justin, Andrew, Ashley, Cameron, Adrianne, Mackenzie and Maya, plus several great grandchildren.  Ken was born on June 6, 1928 to Alfred and Margaret (Carpenter) General.  He is survived by siblings Doris Myke, Ted and Gary General, sister-in-law Sandra Powless and brother-in-law Russ (Yvonne) Bomberry, as well as many nieces and nephews; predeceased by brothers Harvey and Russell, sisters Phyllis (Babes) and Carolyn, and sisters and brothers-in-law Marge and Bill Longboat, Shirley and George Carpenter, Peter Powless, and John Doxtatar.  Ken worked hard at many jobs over the years, including:  Gypsum mine driving the explosives horse and wagon, school bus driver, Six Nations Roads Superintendent, Six Nations First Fire Chief and school caretaker.  He loved family get-togethers (especially pig roasts to celebrate his birthdays), country music, hunting and fishing, horses, tinkering on old motors and the Toronto Maple Leafs.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 29th at Styres Funeral Home, Ohsweken, from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm.  Funeral service will be at Christ Church, Cayuga Road, Six Nations, on Thursday, May 30th at 11 am.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Christ Church would be appreciated.  The family would like to especially thank Dr. Amy Montour and the staff of Iroquois Lodge for their compassionate care of Ken, as well as Rev. Roz Elm and Elaine Burnside for their support to the family.  www.rhbanderson.com

Condolences

Posted by Karen Martin on
Sincere condolences. I will always remember Ken as being a gentleman.
Posted by Wanda Killops on
My deepest sympathy for your loss. Sending (((Hugs))) your way.
Posted by Don Crowder on
Received the sad news this morning......never easy to lose someone close.....Gerri, to you and your family thinking of you as you say goodbye....regards Don Cheryl Crowder
Posted by Laurisa Kapetanov on
Gerri and Family, Praying comfort and peace during this difficult time. Hugs to you my friend.
Laurisa
Posted by Juli Vlaminck on
My sincere condolences. Thinking of you in your time of need.
Posted by Josie Grech on
My sincere condolences to you and you family during this difficult time.
Josie Grech
Posted by Connie Marion on
So sorry to hear of the loss of your father.
Thinking of you at this difficult time.
Posted by Ken Hartford on
Gerri and Family,
Sorry for your loss.
Respectfully,
Ken Hartford
Posted by Cindy Crump on
Gerri,
May you and your family
find comfort in cherished
memories and feel strength
from the support of your
friends and loved ones.
With sympathy,
Cindy
Posted by Ivan Bomberry on
Sincere condolences to the families sent. Ivan Bomberry
Posted by Garry Glatter on
Gerri: My deepest condolences to you and your family on your loss.
Posted by Cliff mclean on
To Terry and all the General family. my deepest condolences on your loss. May you all find peace in your fond memories.
Posted by Rebecca Jamieson on
Sincerest condolences
Posted by Rebecca Jamieson on
Sincerest condolences
Posted by Rebecca Jamieson on
Sincerest condolences
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