Kevin Patrick Lacey, 65, of West Monroe, went to be with his Lord on Friday after a valiant struggle with cancer.
Kevin retired from the USAF after 20 years as an Aircraft Structural Repair Specialist. He continued that career in civilian aviation for another 20 years until his retirement three years ago. He was in charge of restoring a 1954 Lockheed Martin Super Constellation that is on static display at the Museum of Flight in Seattle Washington. He was active in his church, loved to sing, joined several area chorus' including the acapella group No Xcuse. He is a past Commander of the Trach-Auringer VFW Post #7325, and a member of the Christian Motorcycle Association (CMA) of Syracuse. Since retirement he has been a driver for Meals on Wheels locally.
Kevin is predeceased by his father Thomas. He is survived by his wife of 43 years Susan (Hamner) Lacey; sons Shane (Heather) and Ryan; grandchildren Cullen, Gabriella, and Preston. Mother Mary (Huff) Lacey; sister Sharon (Murray) Rogers; brothers Thomas (Shirley) Lacey, Richard Lacey, and Jim (Linda) Lacey; constant K9 companion, Frankie; and many nieces and nephews.
We will celebrate Kevin’s life, June 8, 2019, from 12-4 at the Trach-Auringer VFW Post #7325, 1560 State Rt 49, Constantia, NY 13044, with a Memorial Service at 1:00 pm. Memorial Donations can be made to the Constantia United Methodist Church, 200 North Auringer Rd., Constantia, NY 13044.