Kenneth R. Dalton

March 21, 1953 ~ January 3, 2022 (age 68)


Mr. Kenneth R. Dalton, age 68, a lifelong resident of Lawrence, died on Monday, January 3, 2022 at the Parkland Medical Center in Derry, NH. He was the loving husband of Evelyn M. (Phillips) Dalton, whom she predeceased by 1 day and shared 39 years of marriage.

Born and raised in Lawrence, Ken was the son of the late Wendell W. & Yvonne B. (Denault) Dalton. He was a graduate of Lawrence High School and worked for many years as an employee at Frank C. Meyer Company. Ken also owned and operated a lunch truck in Lawrence and was known as “The Captain”. He enjoyed spending time with his family, going to the beach, and was an avid Boston sports fan.

Ken is survived by 1 son, Michael Cox & his partner Carleen Costin; 2 daughters, Kira Trainor & her husband Eric of Sandown, NH and Crystal Dalton & her fiancé Ross Pitts of Hampstead, NH; 3 grandchildren, Alicia Dalton, Johnathan Trainor, & Charlotte Pitts; 4 sisters; and 1 brother. He was also survived by his dog, blu and many nieces & nephews. In addition to his wife and parents, Ken was predeceased by 1 brother.

Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours at the Diaz-Healy Funeral Home, 107 South Broadway, Lawrence on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 from 4 -7 p.m. On Wednesday, Ken’s funeral will begin at the funeral home at 9:15 a.m. followed by a graveside service at Bellevue Cemetery, 170 May St., Lawrence at 10:30 a.m. For directions & condolences,

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January 11, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Diaz-Healy Funeral Home
107 South Broadway
South Lawrence, MA 01843

Graveside Service
January 12, 2022

10:30 AM
Bellevue Cemetery
170 May Street
Lawrence, Massachusetts 01841