Kenneth P. Valdo Sr., of Valhalla, NY, passed away October 6, 2019. He was 80. Kenneth was born April 4, 1939 in New York City. He served in the United States Army in the 82nd Airborne Division.
On August 7, 1965 Kenneth married his wife Linda Valdo in White Plains, NY.
Kenneth loved spending time with his family above all. His last wish was to have everyone together for a BBQ. He was a master carpenter for 60 years, who built his home from the ground up, and enjoyed building cabinetry. When he wasn’t working, Kenneth enjoyed bowling, puzzles, solitaire, chess, and gardening. He was thoughtful and always put others above him. Kenneth was a true people person with a unique sense of humor.
Besides his wife Linda, Kenneth is survived by three children; Emilio Valdo, Patricia Selkirk, and Kenneth Valdo Jr., six grandchildren; Joseph Chilelli, Celeste Chilelli, Nicholas Chilelli, Steven Chilelli, Daniel Valdo, and Jordan Valdo, and a great grandson Benton Valdo.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to Lung Cancer Research Foundation. www.cancerresearchfoundation.com