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Family of Kenneth Clair VEAZIE and Jean Louise SHEDDEN
Kenneth Clair VEAZIE b. 1919 Feb 1192 at NY86. d. 1999 Feb 489 at Coopers Plains, NY89. bd. Woodlawn National Cemetery, Elmira, NY89.
Jean Louise SHEDDEN b. 19334854 at Troy, PA4854. d. 1999 Apr 183346.
Married4854 19724854 at Horseheads, NY4854.
Ken's middle name is given in the wedding announcement of Agnes Sue Johnson to Ken. Ken enlisted on 6 Feb 1942 as a private in the US Army and was buried with full military honors. He served3006 for 4 years, spending 26 months of that time in the southwest Pacific area. Following his honorable discharge, he married Agnes Sue Johnson in Lebanon, Tennessee. The wedding was attended by his father, mother and sister Virginia. Kenneth's best man was Kenneth D Arnold, who would, later in the same year, become husband of his sister Virgina.
Per an article in The Vestal (NY) News, Nov 12, 1964 (fultonhistory.com), Kenneth C Veazie, a Watkins Glen insurance agent, made his home in Vestal in 1963 and assumed active management of the Chicken Inn in Vestal.
Kenneth and Sue were divorced prior to 1972, when Ken married4854 Jean (Shedden) Pierce, the ex-wife of James Raymond Pierce. Ken then became a second father4854 to Jean's son, James Richard Pierce. Ken and Jean were later divorced, perhaps about 1985, when Jean revised her social security information4854, changing her name (back) to Jean L Pierce.
Jean was the daughter3346 of Herbert E Shedden and Eva R Cory.