Kenneth Kilpatrick, 66, of Fairfield passed away Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at his home, after a long battle with lung disease. He was born in Livermore to Kenneth E. Kilpatrick and Ina Turner. A former longtime Vallejo resident, he attended Hogan Sr. High School where he met his wife, Rosalie (Ferronato). They married in 1965 and raised a son and daughter.
Kenny was an avid fan of the New York Yankees and the Green Bay Packers. He enjoyed playing billiards, winning numerous trophies.
He especially enjoyed watching movies and playing with his granddaughter. He loved his Coca-Cola and eating at his favorite eateries with family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth E. Kilpatrick; mother, Ina Turner; stepfather, Don Turner; stepmother, Beverly Hagood; brother, Scott, and sister, Dawn Kilpatrick.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Rosalie (Ferronato) Kilpatrick; son, Kenneth B. Kilpatrick (Sonia); daughter, Terri L. Kilpatrick; granddaughter, Jocelyn R. Kilpatrick; brothers, Bobby J. Kilpatrick (Belinda) of Marysville, Kenneth W. Kilpatrick (Deborah) of Washington and Jim Sharp (Jan); sister, Kimberly Williams (Craig) of Plymouth. Daniel Ferronato (Debra) of Suisun, Augie Ferronato (Martha),William Ferronato, Kathy Regan and close family friends, Bob Smith, Adrian Covarrubias, Sandy and Bill Kinney and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation to be held, Monday, October 15, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Services to follow at 3 p.m. all at Skyview Memorial Chapel, 200 Rollingwood Drive in Vallejo. Private interment. Arrangements by Skyview Memorial Lawn, Vallejo, Calif.