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ROOT, Kenneth E. Sr.
ROOT - Kenneth E. Sr. Age 85, of 1565 Black Brook Rd., Seneca Falls, died Sunday (June 19, 2016) in Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester. He is survived by his wife, Bonita G. Wheeler Root; sons, Kenneth E. (Debbie) Root, Jr. of Buffalo, Mark (Bonnie) Root of Puget Sound, WA, Matthew (Margaret) Root of Buffalo, and Allen Root of Denver, CO; stepson, John Burkhart of Carlisle, PA; stepdaughter, Cheryl (Sean McCormack) Matheis of Amherst; nine grandchildren and one great-grandson; sister, Shirley (Donald) Cotton of Canastota. There will be no calling hours. A Memorial Service will be 11 AM Saturday (July 9) at Calvary Chapel, 2291 Rt. 89, Seneca Falls, NY, 13148. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mercy Ships, 15862 Highway 110 North, Lindale, TX, 75771 or Calvary Chapel. Ken was born in Buffalo, the son of Ivan C. and Esther A. Tross Root. Ken was predeceased by brothers, Bud and Ivan Root; and sister, Norma Ames. Condolences at www.coegenungfuneralhome.com