Kenneth Lee Teague, 62, resident of Camp Verde, died Thursday, Nov. 15, at the V.A. Hospital in Prescott. He was born July 30, 1945 in Bridgeport to Colonel A. and Ruth G. Teague. Kenneth remained in the Verde Valley during his childhood and attended the Camp Verde Public Schools.
He served his country during the Vietnam War as a SP5 (T) in the U.S. Army.
Prior to his time in the Army, Kenneth worked with his father at the Chevron Station; following which, he worked for Joe Maskell Plumbing and Zellner's Firewood as a loader operator and mechanic.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Pauline Teague and Midge Lightfoot; and three brothers-in-law. He leaves behind three brothers, Alvin A. (Valda) Teague of Camp Verde, Bill L. (LuRean) Teague also of Camp Verde and Myrle J. (Carrie) Teague; and four sisters, Verdie R. (John) Blevins of Lake Montezuma, Juanetta New, Scharolettie J. Sloan, and Sophronia E. Zellner - all of Camp Verde.
Graveside Services with Military Honors will be held at the Middle Verde Cemetery in Camp Verde on Saturday, Dec. 1, 11 a.m. A reception will follow at the Camp Verde Town Ramada on Hollaman Street.
Donations are asked to be sent to the V.A. Hospice or any other preferred hospice organization.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com