Obituary: Kenneth Hamelin, retired typewriter repairman
Born in Easthampton, he attended local schools and served in the U.S. Army.
He leaves his wife of 51 years, Kathryn (Kurtz) Hamelin; a son, Kevin, of Chicopee; his daughter, Karen Voorwinden of California, a granddaughter and his brother.
Donations in his memory may be made to Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society, P.O. Box 6307, Springfield, 01101.