In memory of
Kenneth Fred Selig
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In memory of
Kenneth Fred Selig
Kenneth Fred Selig, 87 Cartoonist inked Betty and Veronica, Richie Rich and Casper Kenneth Fred Selig, 87, of Princeton, N.J., a former resident of Staten Island, N.Y., and Ridgewood, Queens, died peacefully the morning of Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Princeton Medical Center, Plainsboro, N.J. Ken is survived by his sons, Ken and Roy; grandsons, James and Doug; daughter-in-law, Stephanie; and many nieces, nephews and cousins, including Maureen, Michael, Diane, Elaine, Audrey and Linda. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 49 years, Helen; his mother, Minnie; and his sister, Arlene. Ken grew up on the 1950's jazz scene along 52nd Street in New York City, courted his wife at Kenny's Steak Pub, and made his living as a cartoonist, first for Harvey Comics inking Richie Rich and Casper and later for Archie Comics, inking Betty and Veronica. When not cartooning, Ken was often found heading north on Route 7 toward Vermont, if not in body, then certainly in spirit. A wake will be held on Saturday, June 8, between 2 and 4 p.m., at the Hanley Funeral Home. Hanley Funeral Home 60 New Dorp Lane Staten Island, NY 10306 (718) 351-1800
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In memory of
Kenneth Fred Selig
Kenneth Fred Selig, 87 Cartoonist inked Betty and Veronica, Richie Rich and Casper Kenneth Fred Selig, 87, of Princeton, N.J., a former resident of Staten Island, N.Y., and Ridgewood, Queens, died peacefully the morning of Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Princeton Medical Center, Plainsboro, N.J. Ken is survived by his sons, Ken and Roy; grandsons, James and Doug; daughter-in-law, Stephanie; and many nieces, nephews and cousins, including Maureen, Michael, Diane, Elaine, Audrey and Linda. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 49 years, Helen; his mother, Minnie; and his sister, Arlene. Ken grew up on the 1950's jazz scene along 52nd Street in New York City, courted his wife at Kenny's Steak Pub, and made his living as a cartoonist, first for Harvey Comics inking Richie Rich and Casper and later for Archie Comics, inking Betty and Veronica. When not cartooning, Ken was often found heading north on Route 7 toward Vermont, if not in body, then certainly in spirit. A wake will be held on Saturday, June 8, between 2 and 4 p.m., at the Hanley Funeral Home. Hanley Funeral Home 60 New Dorp Lane Staten Island, NY 10306 (718) 351-1800
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