July 24, 1929 – October 21, 2013
Obituaries » KENNETH R. BOSTROM
BOSTROM, KENNETH R., 84, of Bethel, died October 21, at his home. He was born July 24, 1929, in Boston, the son of Henry and Ida (Noyd) Bostrom. He was raised in Wakefield, Mass., and attended Boston University. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He married Charlene Emerson in Wakefield on Sept. 30, 1956. He lived in Huntington, N.Y., for 10 years before moving to Bethel in 1966. He worked for Pan American Airlines for 35 years as a flight engineer. An avid reader, he also enjoyed woodworking and spending summers at his cabin on Lake Groton. Survivors include his wife; a son, James Bostrom, of Rockville, Md.; a daughter, Karen Bostrom, of Revere, Mass.; and two grandchildren.