Kenneth E. Handshaw, 71, Riverside

The Potters League devotee


Kenneth E. Handshaw, 71 of Riverside, son of the late Elbert and Erika Handshaw, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016.

He was very active with many animal rescue leagues worldwide. His passion was with the Scottie Rescue Leagues, locally he devoted himself to The Potters League in Middletown. He enjoyed his second hobby restoring his truck with his son-in-law Dave.

He is survived by his beloved wife Nancy, his sister Kathy, his daughters Kimberly and Kristine and his three grandchildren Shauna, Courtney, and Ashley.

Services will be private and held at a later date.


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