Kenneth Jerome Colson,
Ken was born on May 9, 1930 in Multonomah County, Oregon, and passed away peacefully December 2, 2014. Ken is survived by his loving wife Delores, sister Lorraine Foss, sons, David and Chris Colson, Step-children Cindi Grass, Ronald and Richard Robinson, grandchildren Allistair, Aubrey, Tiernan, Orion, and the sunshine of his life step-granddaughter Elise.
Ken proudly served in the Army during both the Korean and Vietnam wars. After retiring from the Army, he worked at the Boeing Company in Auburn as a Jig Builder. In retirement, Ken enjoyed being part of the Lions, and American Legion clubs, and loved those Mariner's!
A celebration of his life will be held Sunday March 1st at 1:00 PM at the Leisure Manor community Center, 2302 R St SE, Auburn.
A Military Memorial Ceremony will be held at the Tahoma National Cemetery June 2015