Kenneth (Ken) Farano

Kenneth (Ken) Farano

May 20 1949 - Sep 11 2017

With deep regret and broken hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Ken Farano, on September 11, 2017 in the presence of his loving family.  At the age of 68 years, Ken lost his sudden and short battle with cancer.  Soulmate and loving husband of 46 years to Patricia (nee Holden).  Devoted and loving father to Derek (Melissa) and Ryan (Liz).  He will be fondly remembered by his four grandchildren Calista, Ethan, Adrian, Jaxen and granddog Marley.  Son of the late Laurie and Elizabeth (Betty) Farano.  Survived by brothers Laurie and Dennis (Bonnie). Son-in-law of the late Edward and Eva Holden.  Brother-in-law of Ernie Holden (Arlene), Richard Holden (JoAnne), Linda Pawluk and Michael Holden (Kelly). 

Ken will also be forever remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, dear friends and the Windsor Chiefs.  Ken retired from the Windsor Star after 38 years of service.  Ken enjoyed sports especially hockey and baseball where he coached local kids for over 10 years, spending time with his family and travelling the world. 

A special thank you to WRH- Met especially Corrin and the nurses of 4th floor oncology.  If you so desire, memorial donations to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated.  Visitation Friday, September 15th from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Saturday 10 a.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Procession to Heavenly Rest Crematorium. 

Afternoon Visitation

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Friday, September 15, 2017
Families First East Windsor
1065 Lauzon
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
N8S 3M8
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Evening Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Friday, September 15, 2017
Families First East Windsor
1065 Lauzon
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
N8S 3M8
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Funeral Service

10:00 am - 10:40 am Saturday, September 16, 2017
Families First East Windsor
1065 Lauzon
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
N8S 3M8

Procession to Heavenly Rest Crematorium.

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