Kenneth H. Tucker 1948-2013

YOUNGSTOWN – Kenneth H. Tucker, 64, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at his home.

He was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Warren, the son of Howard E. and Verda M. Dales Tucker.

Kenneth was a self-employed machinist, welder and proprietor of Tucker Iron Works and Northern Speed Specialties.

He was a Vietnam War veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Linda; his children, Corinna Catauro of Austintown, Rebecca Vega of Cleveland, Kent Tucker of Austintown and Alison Giraldo of Parma Heights; 14 grandchildren; his mother of Severn, Md.; his sisters, Sandra Amoroso of Westbrook, Maine, Doretta Jolly of Norton and Marlene Sears of Severn, Md.; and a brother, O.J. Tucker of Hubbard.

His father preceded him in death.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home, where services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday.

Kenneth will be laid to rest at Corner House Cemetery in Hubbard.