G. Kenneth Juckett
PAWTUCKET - G. Kenneth Juckett, 85, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2012. A lifelong resident of Pawtucket, he was a son of the late Oliver H. and Ethel M.(Mason) Juckett. Ken was a World War II and Korean War U.S. Navy veteran. He was a machinist for over thirty years at New England Machine and Electric, Pawtucket until retiring. Ken was a life member of the American Legion; member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and AMVETS.
An avid outdoorsman, he loved hunting and fishing. Ken loved sports, he was a founding organizer and a first team manager of the Pinecrest Little League, and played semi-pro football for the Providence Steamrollers.
He loved his family and will be sadly missed by his three sons and their wives, Kenneth G. and Jeanie Juckett, William W. and Diane Juckett and Gary L. and Connie Juckett; 8 grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and his sister, Joyce and her husband, Al Moreau. Services with Military Honors will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick. VISITATION Friday 4 - 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142 will be appreciated. www.TrippFuneralHome.com