1950 – 2013
Kenneth Dwain Speck, 63, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at home in Azle.
Interment will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 in Springtown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be sent to your favorite charity or to North Texas Patriot Guard Riders, www.ntxpgr.org/donate.
Kenneth was born in Fort Worth, Feb. 11, 1950, to Troy E. Speck and Eula Faye Bradshaw Speck. He graduated from North Side High School in 1969. He joined the Marines on Sept. 17, 1969, to serve in Vietnam as a tank commander and was awarded the Purple Heart along with several other medals and ribbons. He was an accomplished iron worker across the United Sates.
Survivors include his mother, Eula Faye Bradshaw Speck; siblings, Dickie Speck and spouse, Gretchen, Gary Speck and spouse, Donna, Linda Fay Johns and spouse, Jimmy Johns, and Leland Speck and spouse, Lisa; numerous nieces and nephews; and a growing number of great-nieces and great-nephews.
The Azle News,
Oct. 23, 2013 Edition