HOOK, Kenneth E., passed away unexpectedly June 27th, 2014 at his home. Ken was born Sept. 21, 1955 in Ellenville, NY, Ken was the son of the late Gerald Hook, Sr. and Frances Brown Hook. His long–time friend Paula and girlfriend Habeebah along with his step daughters Katy and Elizabeth will host a Memorial Service in Ohio for friends, co-workers and students at Tobias Funeral Home, 5471 Far Hills Ave, Dayton, OH 45429 on July 26, 2014 from 1-3 p.m. Ken began his Teaching Career in Peoria, Illinois, moving to Dayton, OH in 1993. He taught at Grace A Green, The Career Academy and Patterson HS for Dayton City Schools. He was a business owner as well operating Seattle East Coffee Cafes from 1996-2006. He taught at the Urban League and at the time of his death was a teacher at Sinclair Community College. He was honored by Sinclair as its 2013 Innovator of the Year for his work in the SCOPE Lab.
Please join us as we celebrate the amazing life of this excellent teacher, loving friend and noble man. Burial will follow On August 2, 2014 in Ellenville, NY. To send a personal condolence to Ken's family please visit www.Tobiasfuneralhome.com