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Kenneth A. Watras

August 21, 1948 - May 7, 2013
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Watras, Kenneth A., US Army (Ret.) passed away suddenly on May 7, 2013. He leaves behind his wife, Sharon; daughters, Melissa and Kristin; and grandchildren, Liam and Scarlette. Ken was a decorated career Regular Army officer, and served his country for 22 years. Ken prepared for his much-loved second career by graduating with undergraduate and Masters' degrees from The Ohio State University, Park University, Boston University, and Norwich University where he was class Valedictorian. He taught college level History, Political Science and Humanities classes for 12 years both locally and online. Ken's passion for rescuing dogs led to his...
Watras, Kenneth A., US Army (Ret.) passed away suddenly on May 7, 2013. He leaves behind his wife, Sharon; daughters, Melissa and Kristin; and grandchildren, Liam and Scarlette. Ken was a decorated career Regular Army officer, and served his country for 22 years. Ken prepared for his much-loved second career by graduating with undergraduate and Masters' degrees from The Ohio State University, Park University, Boston University, and Norwich University where he was class Valedictorian. He taught college level History, Political Science and Humanities classes for 12 years both locally and online. Ken's passion for rescuing dogs led to his current canine family; Ginger, Princess, and Tiffy. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Ken's name to: The Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue; PO Box 10575, Glendale, AZ 85318. Ken's visitation will be Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 6:00PM and Funeral service at 6:30PM at Sunland Memorial Park and Mortuary; 15826 Del Webb Blvd., Sun City, AZ. Ken will rest at the Veterans National Memorial Cemetery, Phoenix, AZ. Comments, Memories, or condolences may be left for the family at www.sunlandmemorial.com

"Mr. Watras was an inspiration to many& he will never be forgotton. He was a man full of wisdom, and I am blessed to have had him as an instructor for 2..." Megan Vail (Phoenix, AZ)

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