St. Regis Falls - Mr. Kenneth D. Debuque, 72, passed away at his home on Wednesday July 19, 2023. Arrangements are entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in St. Regis Falls and following Kenneth's wishes, there will be no public services and his family will honor his life privately at their convenience.
Kenny was born on June 20, 1951, in Massena to the late Howard and Eleanor (Gorrow) Dubuque. He graduated from St. Regis Falls High School and after graduating he entered the US Army. Kenny served his country with distinction just shy of 14 years.
Those who knew Kenny would say he was a true caregiver with a lot of love to give, especially to his family, friends, and children. Not only did he work for Malone Independent Living Center as a home health aide, he was also enthusiastic about the protection and preservation of wildlife.
Kenny was a member of the National Parks Conservation Association, the Defenders of Wildlife Project, and the Ocean Conservancy. He generously donated to St. Jude's Children's Hospital as well as several other organizations.
He is survived by his sister with whom he resided, Dorothy Debuque; brothers, Ronnie, Andy, Ralph, and Howard; as well as several nieces and nephews, his large extended family, and host of good friends. Uncle Kenny's love will always be remembered and greatly missed.
For those wishing to express an act of kindness, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
Words of comfort and stories can be shared with Kenny's family at www.hammillfh.com