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Official Obituary of: Kenneth Greaves, 86, on December 12, 2021

Kenneth Greaves, 86, on December 12, 2021

ATTLEBORO – Kenneth Greaves, 86, of County Street passed away Sunday, December 12, 2021 at East-Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chelsea.  He was the beloved husband of Reinette (Caron) Greaves for over 66 years.

Born July 25, 1935 in Fall River, he was a son of the late Elmer and Mary (Levesque) Greaves.

Ken grew up in Fall River and was a 1954 graduate of Durfee High School.  He lived over fifty years in North Attleboro and has lived the past six years in Attleboro.

He worked as an engineering technician for Metals and Controls, later Texas Instruments in Attleboro for 35 years before retiring at age 61.

Ken was also a service member of the National Guard.

He was a talented artist and enjoyed painting and sculpting.  He also played various string instruments and the keyboard.  Ken loved sports and coached Pop Warner football in North Attleboro and LNAL baseball.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children and their spouses: Linda Reposa (Steven) of Attleboro, Kenneth S. Greaves (Mi Hee) of North Attleboro, Nancy Campbell of North Attleboro and David Greaves (Holly) of Attleboro;

8 grandchildren: Steven (Patti), Kendra (Justin), Noelle (Matt), Michelle (Alex), Shayne (Yvonne), Andrew, Kyle and Brent and also 12 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  He was brother of the late Elmer B. Greaves.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, December 20 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.  A memorial service will be held at the conclusion of visitation in the funeral home at 11 a.m. followed by burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery & Arboretum, Attleboro Falls.

Donations in Ken’s name may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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  1. Mr Greaves, “Dad”, its hard to swallow and pains my heart to know that when I visit the family you will no longer be there to make me laugh and always had time to talk. You were a father figure to me and for that moving forward I will always try to be a good influence to everybody I meet.

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