February 16, 2018
Kenneth Hughes, Jr.
Kenneth Amos Hughes, Jr. was born August 27, 1926 in Des Moines to Kenneth and Florence (Rippeth) Hughes. He was a graduate of Urbandale High School, then served in the U.S. Army at the end of WWII. Kenneth was united in marriage with Marjorie Connor on February 26, 1949. He retired from a long career at Meredith Publishing.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Ronnie and Max; and his sister, Gretchen.
Kenneth is lovingly remembered by his wife, Marjorie; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Friday, at St. Mary of Nazareth Catholic Church, with burial at Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery.
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