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Kenneth Varney

May 5, 2022

June 16, 1956 — May 3, 2022

So long Folks! I have passed away at the age of 84 on May 3, 2022.

I was born on June 16, 1937, in Ogden, Utah. I graduated from Ogden High School in 1956. I attended 2 years at Weber State.

I married Bettsie Lee Williams in September 1959, we later divorced in 1968. We had two children Scott Lee Varney and Kris K Varney. I have 10 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.

I worked at Skaggs Drug Center, Thiokol, and Hill Air Force Base. I was also in the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force. I was in the ART program at HAFB, 508th TFG, 419th TFG, 349th MIL, Air lift Command. I was the Com Nay Shop Chief, the Avionics Section Chief, and the Component Repair SQ, Superintendent, and attained the rank of Chief Master Sargent. I retired in June 1994.

I have been around the world, South East Asia, Japan, Philippines, Korea, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, and Alaska. I spent winters in Rocky PT Mexico, San Filepe Mexico, and Yuma Az.

I am survived by my son’s; Scott Lee (Sunny) Varney, and Kris K (Christi) Varney, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

To those people who were my friends, it was great. To those who weren’t, I guess we just didn’t try hard enough. AND….


A Celebration of my life will be held Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the VFW, 907 W 12th street Ogden, Ut from 5 pm- 9 pm. There will be food and drinks.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Applegate Hospice and Dr. Mark Firth.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.premierfuneral.com