Kenneth R. Bryden, Jr.

Born: Fri., Dec. 3, 1954
Died: Wed., Mar. 15, 2017


Celebration of Life

1:00 PM Sun., Mar. 19, 2017
Location: Arturo's Restaurant


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Kenneth R. Bryden, Jr., 62, of Exeter, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday March 15, 2017.

Born in Pittston, he was the son of Beverly Wilson Bryden and  the late Kenneth R., Sr.

Ken was a 1972 graduate of Wyoming Area High School and earned his Eagle Scout Badge withTroop # 352.

He was employed as an assistant operator at the Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority, Hanover Twp.

In addition to his father Kenneth R., Sr., he was preceded in death by his father-in-law John V. Gunsior, and nephew Jason Bryden.

Surviving are his wife of 33 years, the former Deborah Gunsior, and children, Danielle Bryden and Kenneth R. Bryden III. He is also survived by his siblings, Richard and Denise Bryden, Mountaintop, Kirk Bryden, Pittston, and Amy Bryden-Biscontini, mother-in-law Maria Rose Gunsior, siblings by marriage, Leonard and Carol Gunsior, Rebecca (Gunsior) and Phil Worby, Michele Gunsior, John and Carlene Gunsior, numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Kenny will be remembered for his love for his family, his outgoing, fun-loving nature, and his laughter and contagious smile. He was always ready for each day’s adventure and embraced life to its fullest. He is greatly missed by all who knew him.  

The family will have a celebration of Kenny’s life on Sunday, March 19 from 1-4 pm at Arturo's  Restaurant  in DuPont,  (lower level).

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.

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Lisa A Vender
   Posted Fri March 17, 2017
Debbie, Danielle, Kenny and family,

I so sorry for loss. I truly know what you are going through. He was a great person. Always the life of party. His laugh was infectious. I'll always remember his "Yippy". He will be greatly missed. If there is anything I can do for you and your family, please let me know. So sorry.

Philip G Pizano
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
My Deepest Sympathy Debbie and Family. What a Great Guy. So sad to hear. A True Friend.

Maureen Condosta
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Dear Debbie
We are so shocked to hear about Kenny. Our deepest
Sympathy to you, Danielle and Kenny. He was such a fun guy to be with always making us laugh. We will always remember our fun at Angela Park and the canoe trip down the river. Prayers and love. Jimmy and Maureen

Debbie and Bob Hetro
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Debbie and family, Such heartbreaking news. We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers for guidance during this very difficult time. Debbie and Bob Hetro

Jeanette Colarusso
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Dear Debbie, Danielle and Kenny,
We will never forget Kenny's love, friendship and easy going way. He will be truly missed by all who was lucky enough to call him a friend. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Lou & Jeanette

Jim Nocek
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
I was very sorry to hear of Ken's passing. He was a good friend and a fellow classmate of the 1972 Warriors.

Jack and Diane Smiles
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
There are probably 15 to 20 people, including us, who would say Kenny was one of their best friends. Can't say that about many people. We had many good times made better by him and we were looking forward to many more. Someday we'll think only bout the good times and feel better.

Frank Ciavarella
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Debbie and family,I'm so sorry for your loss. Kenny was a great person did have a bad word to say about anyone. I'll remember him as always happy and enjoying Life. Prayers to u and the kids.

freddie melvin
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Debbie, Danelle,Kenny,
So sorry! I can't believe it. You know he will be missed, by many!
He was "the one and only" in our lives. love ya. freddie

Cathy Yurish
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Debbie,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Keep his memory close in your heart.
May God bless you and your family and give you strength. Cathy

Janine Hizny Dymond
   Posted Sat March 18, 2017
Debbie, I am so sorry for your loss. There are not words, but I will have you in my thoughts. Kenny was one of a kind, and always full of joy. He was blessed to have such a life with you and your family. May he rest in peace, and you find the strength you need. Lots of love.

Tammy and Louis Marancik
   Posted Sun March 19, 2017
Debbie and family so sorry for your loss. He was a great guy who always had a smile for you. He will be missed for sure. I'm sure him and John are sitting back poolside and enjoying a beer about now!👼👼❤ ❤

Susan Rowe Klotzbach
   Posted Mon March 20, 2017
Mrs. Bryden and Family:

I a so sorry for your loss. Kenny was...well, Kenny! Just one of those people in life that you meet that is liked by all and if you are REALLY lucky you get to call friend! I will remember him fondly and all the good times we had growing up together.

Sincerely,

Susan Rowe Klotzbach

David DeFaveri
   Posted Thu March 23, 2017
Dear Debbie and Family,

My deepest sympathy to you and the family on your loss. Kenny was great friend to me and my family over the years and will surely be missed. Be strong for your family and know that he is not alone..

Sincere Condolences,
David DeFaveri

Anita Solano Bubul
   Posted Thu March 23, 2017
Dear Deb:
Tom and I were so sorry to hear about Kenny. Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. You're in our thoughts and prayers, Love Anita

Barry Ahlbrandt
   Posted Fri March 24, 2017
Debbie , Danielle, KR,
Sorry for your loss...Kenny was a great guy and an even
better friend...I will miss him as I am sure others who met
him will too...The best to all of you during this trying time
...Kenny will always be a part of our lives and will be watching
over us in the days ahead.

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