Kenneth A. Lanagan, 73

May 28, 2019

Kenneth A. Lanagan, 73, of Wareham, died May 24, 2019 in Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. He was the husband of Debbie M. (Marino) Lanagan and the son of the late Mary (Medeiros) Lanagan.

He was born in New Bedford and lived in Wareham since 1984.  He graduated from St. John’s Academy in New Bedford.

Mr. Lanagan was an Equipment Manager for Aetna Bridge Company in RI for many years before retiring.

He enjoyed reading, coin collecting, boating, history, traveling, and his 2 dogs, Brody and Bella.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie M. (Marino) Lanagan of Wareham; 4 daughters, Noreen Tavares of Fall River, Amy Phillips and Dawn Sherman both of St. Louis, MO, and Kaitlyn Lanagan of  Charleston, SC; 2 sons, Kenneth Lanagan and his wife Mary of Carver and Ryan Griffin of Wareham; a brother, Robert Lanagan and his wife Bobbie of Freetown; a sister, Dorothy Brown of South Windsor, CT; 9 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his grandson, Wayne “Little Wayne” Sherman.

Visiting hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2019 in the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham.

His graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Pine Grove Cemetery, 1100 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford.

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