Kenneth served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He is buried with a military marker in the Mayflower Cemetery in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
Biography of father, Kenneth Donald Wakefield, found at the father's Findagrave memorial (the birth and death years for KDW, Jr., were given in this bio but are incorrect and was the basis for erroneous information) Find A Grave: Memorial #140346127
Findagrave memorial. In this memorial, Kenneth did not go by "Jr.," but by "II." Find A Grave: Memorial #148513034