July 9, 1933-May 6, 2008
Former Lake Park resident Kenneth D. Maitland, 74, of St. George, Utah, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 6, 2008, surrounded by loved ones.
Kenneth Dale Maitland was born to Charles K. and Mary R. (McPhail) Maitland on July 9, 1933, in Royalton, Ill. Ken married Dianne S. Hage on June 15, 1973, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Ken graduated from University High in California. He served six years in the U.S. Air Force in Alaska. After an honorable discharge, Ken joined American Airlines in Los Angeles, Calif., as a mechanic. He retired after 36 years, from a job that he loved.
Ken enjoyed restoring old cars and driving his latest model T-Bird. Ken and Dianne traveled with their beloved dogs before settling in St. George.
Ken is survived by his wife and best friend, Dianne and his puppy Bailey. He is preceded in death by his father, mother, and his sister.
A small memorial celebration of Ken's life will be held in the near future. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Rd., Kanab, UT 84741, in Ken's name.
Arrangements were made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, St. George, Utah. Friends and family are invited to offer their condolences at www.spilsburymortuary.com.