Kenneth E. "Kenny" Addington, 56, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at EMH Healthcare, following a sudden illness. He was born March 7, 1957 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident.
Kenny worked at the Ford Motor Company in Avon Lake for 36 years, retiring from the repair department in 2012. He was a 1975 Elyria High School graduate, a member of the Elyria AMVETS Post 32, and enjoyed fishing, gardening and was a avid Cleveland Browns football fan.
Survivors include his wife of 26 years, Janice (nee Felix); sons, Cody Addington of Raleigh, North Carolina and Cpl. Matthew Addington of Quantico, Virginia; mother and step father, Genell and Ray Ware of Summertown, Tennessee; brother, Tim (Lori) Addington of Elyria.
He was preceded in death by his father and step mother, Homer and Patricia Addington.
All services will be private.
Memorial contributions can made to the family in care of the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Road, Elyria, OH 44035.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com