via Auclair Funeral Home

Kenneth K. Blakey, Sr., 60, of Fall River, passed away unexpectedly August 18, 2019.

            A longtime Police Captain of the Newport Naval Base, he was a US Army Veteran of the Persian Gulf War. He enjoyed coin collecting, painting miniature statues and competing in Judo.

            He is survived by his two children, Kenneth K. Blakey, Jr. (Gigi Tierney) of Fall River and Kevin M. Blakey (Carissa) of Tiverton; four grandchildren, Freya, Anika, Killian and Finnegan Blakey; two nieces, Heather and Stephanie Blakey and a nephew, Jason Blakey. He was the brother of the late James Blakey and the son of the late Edward and Cecilia (Joyce) Blakey.

            A visitation will be held Saturday 8/31 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM with a military service at 1:00 PM.

Full obituary here – https://www.auclairfuneralhome.com/notices/Kenneth-BlakeySr


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