Kenneth Eugene Moody
1933 — 2013
Kenneth Eugene Moody, 79, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. Ken was born June 23, 1933, in Waynesville, to Leslie and Myrtle Moody. Ken was a gentle, kind, loving and patient husband and father. He had a great love of life and family and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Ken joined the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. After his service, his employment as a Financial Analyst with Raytheon Company, lead him to Camarillo, California, where he lived and raised his eldest three children, David, Robert and Sharon.
In 1979, Ken accepted a Raytheon transfer to Massachusetts. He met and married his wife, Sheila, in 1980 and together they raised her two daughters, Robbyn and Errika. He enjoyed sailing, golfing, square dancing and travel. Ken and Sheila spent their life together traveling the world, visiting six of the seven continents and 49 of the 50 states. They spent their retirement years driving cross-country to spend their winters in Camarillo, California, and their summers in Wells Beach, Maine.
Ken is predeceased by his parents; son David; brothers, Leslie and Jim; and sister, Mohela Medford.
He is survived by his wife Sheila; son Robert Moody (Patty); daughters Sharon French, Robbyn Gindi and Errika Gravlin; grandchildren, Angela Biehl (Chris), Holly and Tyler Moody, Kegan and Michaella Rogers; great-grandchildren Ryan and Conner Biehl; sisters, Hilda Leatherwood and Joyce Raby; and sister-in-law Betty Moody.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Christ Church P.O. Box 87, 6 Dane St., Kennebunk, Maine 04043.
Arrangements were handled by the Neptune Society of Santa Barbara.