May 21, 2024

Kenneth W. DelRosso


Kenneth W. DelRosso, 74, of Seekonk, died peacefully on January 24, 2024 at Rhode Island Hospital after a valiant battle with Type 1 Diabetes. He was the loving husband of Beverly K. (Pray) DelRosso. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Robert L. DelRosso and Evelyn J. (Waterman) DelRosso.

Ken devoted his life to provide and build a legacy for his family. He owned and operated Waterman Construction for many years until his retirement. He was a member of the Seekonk Congregational Church, served as Treasurer and member of Eastern Star Lodge A.F. & A.M., and the Carpenters Union.

Ken devoted his life to his family. A dedicated and adored father, he leaves his loving children: Michael K. DelRosso & his partner Robert Horton of Seekonk and Melissa K. Viccione and her husband Darrin of Charlotte, NC. He is survived by his grandchildren, Jacob M. DelRosso & his wife Carly of Seekonk, Cole W. Viccione of Charlotte, NC, Morgan T. Viccione of Charlotte, NC, and great-grandfather of Millie J. DelRosso and Maisie L. DelRosso. He was the brother of Roberta L. DelRosso of Seekonk. Ken touched many people through his gentle nature, infectious smile and kind hearted nature. He will be missed by many including his brother in law, Charles E. Pray,, sister in law, Susan E Halkyard (Bob), brother in law, Scott W Pray (Carol) who all gave their love and support unconditionally for many years thru his illness. And numerous close friends that are considered family. He also leaves his adoring nieces and nephews.

His Service of Remembrance & Thanksgiving will be held Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at 12:00 P.M. in the Seekonk Congregational Church, UCC, 600 Fall River, Avenue, Seekonk. Burial in Rehoboth Village Cemetery will be private. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to the Seekonk Congregational Church, UCC, 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02771 will be appreciated.

Arrangements are in the care of the Home of J.H. WILLIAMS & CO.

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