Kenneth McIlroy

Kenneth McIlroy

1935 - 2019

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McILROY - Kenneth
Of Williamsville, NY, at age 83, peacefully passed away with his family by his side on June 21, 2019. Ken will be lovingly remembered by his wife of almost 60 years, Anne McIlroy, son Michael (Kathi) McIlroy, of Williamsville, NY, daughter Sandy (Mike) Adams, of Holliston, MA, former daughter-in-law Martha Nelson, and five grandchildren: Shannon and Courtney Adams, Morgan and Taylor Friedman, and Trevor McIlroy. Ken grew up in Belfast, N. Ireland, and resided there until he met the love of his life, Anne, following her and her family when they immigrated to Canada in 1957. Ken received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Queen's University Belfast, N. Ireland, and a Master's in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Toronto. Ken retired from Praxair in 1997. During retirement, Ken enjoyed playing golf, having coffee at his gym with his friends, fishing at the beach in Florida, and traveling with Anne. No prior visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life Service at North Presbyterian Church, 300 North Forest Rd., Williamsville, NY, Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 1 PM. A reception will immediately follow the Service in the Fellowship Hall at North Church. Memorial contributions may be made to North Presbyterian Church, 300 North Forest Rd., Williamsville, NY 14221, in memory of Ken McIlroy. Arrangements by: ERIE COUNTY CREMATION SERVICE, (716) 824-6435, 873 Abbott Rd., Buffalo, NY 14220. Please share your condolences at:

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Celebration of Life Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sunday, July 14, 2019
North Presbyterian Church
300 North Forest Road
Williamsville, New York, United States