Kenneth D. Mason, 100, of West Haven, entered eternal rest on October 9, 2021.
Mr. Mason was born in Linstead, Jamaica, West Indies, on May 23, 1921, a son of the late Richard Mason and Maudline Duncan Mason.
He was employed at the former Farrell Corporation as a Machinist for over 20 years and was a longtime parishioner of St. Martin de Porres Church in New Haven.
He leaves to cherish loving memories, his daughters, Patricia A. Mason, Marie Mason and Tracey Chamberlin (Joe); a son, Anthony Mason (Monica); stepdaughters, Ava Marie Howard and Paulette Anderson; two stepsons, Paul and Trevor Howard; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 8 step-grandsons; 2 step-great grandsons; 2 step-great granddaughters; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was predeceased by a grandson, Anthony Mason, Jr.; sisters, Evelyn Mason, Carmen Walsh and Lucille Thompson; and two brothers, Ambrose and Tony Mason.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, October 15, 2021, at 10:00 A.M. at St. Martin de Porres Church, 136 Dixwell Ave., New Haven. A viewing will be held at the church from 9:00-10:00 A.M. The burial will be in Beaverdale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or to the Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, 1579 Straits Turnpike, Unit 1E, Middlebury, CT 06762-1835. Anyone attending the services must wear a mask and adhere to all safety precautions.