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“We all lost a wonderful man when Ken left us. He was a kind and gentle man who was devoted to his family, friends and especially his art. It...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Carl Kamulski - Luna Pier, MI

“We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Mr.Barbb. He was a very special man and was always kind to us on 5 Surgical. It was our pleasure to meet and...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Natalie Gross - Trenton, MI

“While going through a rough time in my life, Ken was there to offer wisdom and insight for me. He mailed a copy of his book to me just from the...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Greg Hass - Southgate, MI

“To the family of Kenneth,I hope you will find comfort in knowing so many people cared for Kenneth and will miss him. I found his art work of...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: jean grose - carleton, MI

“Ken has been my teacher for the last 3 years. He was so much fun to paint with. I will miss him very much. He had an awesome sense of humor and we...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: Karen Zuk - Friend

“May you always Rest In Paradise Uncle Ken I'm going to miss you deeply ... Your now with the other family members ... I love you ❤ your...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Misti Kennedy-Gray - Ecorse, MI


7 of 20 | Posted by: Jim&Sue Bates

“I will always have happy memories of Ken in our painting classes at WCCC. Joking back and forth with fellow artists. Kidding him about his "purple"...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Vivian Longfellow - Taylor, MI

“Sorry to hear about your loss Frank may God be with you and your mother and your family in this time of need and always ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Jim and Sue Bates - friend

“A very funny, creative friend.....his art work was terrifically imaginative....With his prior experiences, he also served his country honorably....He...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: David Grose - Carleton, MI

“Dear Mary Jo & Frankie, You are in our hearts and minds. Our sincere condolences go out to you at this very sad time. Sending all our Love,...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Jan Ward - West Bloomfield, MI

“Mary Jo and Frankie, Peace, prayers and blessings to you and your whole family. We'll miss Ken. We love you. Geri and Mark ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Mark & Geri Schoening - Redford, MI

“Mary Jo, we are so sorry for your loss - our sincere condolences to you, Frankie and all your family. Ilene & Tom Steinke ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Ilene and Tom Steinke

“Shipmates for 50 years. Until we meet again here's wishing a happy voyage home.Rip mate I love you.rosie ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: Stevev Rosenfeld - NJ

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15 of 20 | Posted by: Rosenfeld - NJ

“We will all miss you Brother ... but we never forget you ... see you on the other side ... with all our love. ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Richard, Janey and Bandit Horvath - CA

“I will certainly miss Ken's presence at the Downriver Council for the Arts where I had the pleasure of meeting him 9 years ago. Not only was he a...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Lynn Campbell - Riverview, MI

“I just saw Ken at our class reunion last summer. Just a nice guy with loads of talent. My condolences to the family!t ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: Bonnie Augustine - Vermilion, OH

“Mary Jo and Frankie, we are so sorry for your loss. Ken was a great husband and father. Much love to you both in your loss. We always enjoyed Kenny's...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Doug Molloy - Ferndale, MI

“I was devastated when I heard you passed. You were such a good friend to my late husband and I. Your talent is amazing and I'm glad my husband got to...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Dawn Tanner - Taylor, MI - Friend


Barbb, Kenneth Z. Age 74. June 23, 2018 of Huron Twp. Beloved husband of 43 years to Mary Jo. Loving father of Frankie. Dearest brother of Chris (Andrea), the late Sandra and the late Beverly. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, other loving family and friends. Preceded in death by his parents Zack Barbb and Helen Horvath. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network