Kenneth G. Weidman, age 87 of Brighton passed away Thursday evening, June 7, 2018 at Caretel Inns of Brighton. Kenneth was born on June 3, 1931 in Detroit the son of Adolph James and Martha (Timm) Weidman. On September 6, 1957, he married Diana J. Marco they moved to Brighton in 1972.
A veteran of the Korean War, Mr. Weidman served with the U.S. Navy. Prior to his retirement in 1996, he had been an engineer for the Ford Motor Co. for 32 years. Ken enjoyed biking, running, and watching auto races.
Surviving in addition to his wife of over 60 years, Diana, are his children, the late Daniel, daughters Karen (Kurt) Vorenkamp and Susan (Lee) Weil. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren: Christopher, Megan, Mark, Rebecca, and Patrick and 2 great grandchildren: Phoenix and Lillian and his daughter in law, Sharon.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 from the Keehn Funeral Home, Brighton. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Friends may visit at the funeral home after 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Weidman’s name are suggested to Arbor Hospice. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.