It is with great sadness that the family of Ken announces his passing on January 12, 2019 at Albany Medical Center. Ken will forever be in the hearts of his family and friends.
Ken is survived by his children: Kenneth (Lisa) Gauvreau, James (Amber) Gauvreau, and Christa (Gregory) Burgress; grandchildren: Alana, Kaylee, Noah, Zoey, Rollo, Jaleah and Gannon; siblings: Arlene (Barrie) Ostrander, Raymond and Keith Gauvreau. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Ken is also survived by his extended family; life partner and soul mate, Beth Manzer, along with her children: Jessica, Nicole, Kathryn, Amy and James and their partners and children.
Ken was predeceased by his parents, Frank and Harriet Gauvreau; brothers: Joe, Ralph, John and Robert, and nephew, Jay.
Ken loved life, family, friends, camping, working on cars, helping others and all children.
Prior to becoming disabled Ken had worked for Clark Myers paving.
A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, January 19that 5:30 pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 63 Mountain View Avenue, Albany NY 12205. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church School in Ken’s memory.
The family would like to thank the staff at Bassett Health Care, Delanson and Dr. Biplab Saha at AMC for their compassionate care.