Pebble Beach, Calif. — Kenneth Brian White of Pebble Beach, Calif., passed away peacefully on August 28, at Pacific Grove Convalescent Hospital in Pacific Grove, Calif. Ken was born in Methuen, Mass., and was a graduate of Central Catholic High School and Merrimack College.
Ken served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, and spent over 30 years working for Gillette in the marketing department. Ken retired as the director of market research for Gillette International in 1995. A longtime resident of North Andover, Mass., and North Hampton, N.H., he traveled extensively. Ken was an avid reader, loved listening to music, spending time walking on the beach, and watching the Red Sox.
Ken was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce (Levesque) White, and his parents, Vincent and Evelyn White. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor (Roberts) White of Pebble Beach; his children, Jeffrey White and his wife, Angela, of Australia, Christine Rogers and her husband, Michael, of Windham, N.H., and Jennifer Pacheco and her husband, John, of North Hampton, NH; his grandchildren, Jesse and Autumn Pacheco, Megan and Emily Rogers, Nathaniel White, and Katie and Maddie MacDonald; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Celebration of Ken’s Life at St. Michael’s Church, 196 Main Street, North Andover, at 10 a.m., on Saturday, September 14. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Doctors Without Borders, 333 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10001-5004, or doctorswithoutborders.org.
ARRANGEMENTS: The Paul Mortuary, Pacific Grove, Calif.