70 years, passed away on Sunday, September 16, 2018, at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Dear husband of the late Linda (nee Killaire). Beloved father of Penny (Richard) Kwik, Melissa (Jason) Kreitzer and Kevin Shannon. Predeceased by his parents George and Vivian (nee Garbutt) Shannon. Cherished brother of Gail (Zig) Wry, Lynn (late Sonny) Burd, Wendy (Bill) Ritchie, George (Cheryl) Shannon and Greg (Joyce) Shannon. Loved grandfather of Jessica and Robin Kwik and Logan and Delanie Kreitzer. Survived by many nieces and nephews. A Special thank you to the PCU Unit and Dr. Jonathan Marhong at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for their compassion and care during this difficult time. As per Ken’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will take place at Reaume Funeral Home Inc., 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial service at Maple Leaf Cemetery on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers cheques payable to the Canadian Lung Association Appreciated.