DAGLEY – Kenneth E., 89, of Brooklyn, Queens County, passed away peacefully in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.
Born in Liverpool, he was a son of the late John and Eliza (Schrader) Dagley
Ken worked for the former Thompson Bros. then Steel and Engine Products Limited (STENPRO) as a millwright in his early years before moving to work for the Bruce Falls Power and Paper. He moved back to Brooklyn where he was employed with Bowater Mersey Paper Company Limited and retired in 1991 as a machinist foreman. Ken’s passion was photography and he was well known for the many portrait photographs and scenes about the county. He also enjoyed gardening, hunting, woodworking, some metal work and coin collecting. He was a member of the Brooklyn Baptist Church, Prince of Wales Lodge #29, A.F. & A.M., Milton and the Liverpool Senior’s Group.
Ken is survived by his daughters Edna Mae Whynot (Randy Moreau) of Bridgewater, Joy (Matthew) Anthony and Bonnie (Chris) Joudrey, both of Brooklyn; his son Dwight (Kimberly) of Brooklyn; his grandchildren Jonathan and Kyle Anthony, Hope Oickle, Heidi Winters, Lori-Ellen Dagley, and Maury, Briana, Jenna, Kenan and Gia-Mae Dagley.His great grandchildren Baile and Dawson Oickle; Kaelyn, Ryse and Breyden Winters. His sister Elsie (James) Morton of Beech Hill.
Ken was predeceased by his wife Madelyn, his son Glendon and his granddaughter Faith Madelyn Conrad.
Visitation will be Monday, April 2, 2018 from 7 until 9 p.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Chapel, Liverpool. Reverend Dr. Steven Hopper officiating. Reception to follow. Burial will be in Zion United Cemetery, College Street, Liverpool. Family flowers only, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com