Kenneth John Stevenson
November 03, 1941 - March 01, 2018
My Dad, Ken Stevenson, 76 of Derry, NH, died peacefully shortly before noon Thursday 03/01/2018 at Oceanside Nursing Home, Hampton, NH.
He was born in Lawrence, MA, where he grew up and was educated. He was a resident of Derry for the past 25 years, formerly of Salem, NH, where he lived for many years.
He owned and operated Central Sign Company, designing and manufacturing signs for local businesses. He made many signs for Canobie Lake Park in Salem, NH and was one of the last hand lettering and painters around. He enjoyed music, playing the guitar, collecting scale model trains as well as feeding all the local cats, including possums and even skunks. He was a US Navy Veteran, serving during the Vietnam War on the USS Wasp 18 Aircraft Carrier.
He is survived by his wife Teresa (Wilson) Stevenson of Derry, NH
Me his Son: Ken-Zoe and my wife Dawn Stevenson of Derry, NH
Daughter: Shannon and her husband Josh Shedd of Derry, NH
Sister: Shirley McDonough of Wells, ME
Grandchildren: Forrest Shedd and Jamie Roeger
Several Nieces and Nephews