Kenneth William Barkand, formerly of McKeesport and of Perry Highway, Volant, passed away at 5:38 a.m. Friday (8-2-13) in Countryside Convalescent Home, East Lackawannock Township. He was 74.
He was born April 17, 1939 in Bridgeville, Pa., to Carl August and Alma Theresa Morgan Barkand.
Ken was a self-employed truck driver, a great mechanic and drove for McClymonds Trucking.
He enjoyed ice cream.
Survivors include: his daughter, Amy L. Emerick and husband Dewy, Volant; two grandchildren, Amber and Michael; two great-grandchildren, Savhanna and Kaylee; two brothers, Richard Barkand and his wife Pam, Mercer; and Carl Barkand and his wife Mary, Greenville; and a sister Linda Rodgers of Volant.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Mary; and a brother David.
Kenneth William, 74, East Lackawannock Township, formerly of McKeesport and Perry Highway, Volant.
Calling hours: None.
Service: Private at a later date.
Burial: Leesburg Cemetery.
Arrangements by SMITH FUNERAL HOME, Village of Leesburg, 1778 Perry Highway, Volant.