In memory of
Kenneth Ray Grimes
Kenneth Ray Grimes Jan. 22, 1930 April 12, 2017 Ken was born in Mt. Pleasant, TN on Jan. 22, 1930 to Charlotte and Hobart Grimes. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Charles and his first wife, Sue. He moved to Michigan following his honorable discharge from the Air Force where he served as a radio operator in Alaska. He was a very successful hospital supply salesman. When he retired in 1990 he moved to Moss Creek in Hilton Head, SC, where he loved to play golf. After being diagnosed with dementia he moved to Sarasota, FL to be closer to family. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Teri; his children, Don (Terri), Rick, Doug (Jenni), Lisa (Paul) Cover, Jeff (Kathy) Kocher, Bill Kocher, Rob (Jenny) Kocher, Karen (Steve) Anderson, Kathy (Ed) Thurn, Richard (Cari) Kocher and 19 grandchildren. A memorial service will be held 10:30 am, Monday, June 19 at the Orchard United Methodist Church, Farmington Hills, MI. Interment will follow at Ottawa Park Cemetery, Clarkston, MI. In lieu of flowers, donations to the National Parkinson Foundation at www3.parkinson.org/goto/kengrimes will be appreciated. Condolences may be left at www.wiegandbrothers.com .
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