Kenneth Wayne Seals
December 11, 1954 - July 13, 2014
Kenneth Wayne Seals passed away on July 13 in South Lake Tahoe. Ken was born on December 11, 1954 in Carmel, CA to Donald and Kathryn Seals. He was nearly a life-long resident of Tahoe.
After graduating from South Tahoe High School, Ken stayed in town, working for Nor-Cal Beverage, Cal-Trans and the City of South Lake Tahoe. He married Burlinda Stanley in March of 1979 and they raised their two children, Tyler and Burlinda, in Tahoe. Ken loved golfing and he played often. He also enjoyed kayaking and cross-country skiing, as well as other outdoor activities. Ken could often be found working on projects around the house or yard. He was always willing to help others with their projects, too. Ken will always be remembered for his great sense of humor and infectious laugh.
Ken was preceded in death by both of his parents. He is survived by his two children, daughter Burlinda, of Burbank, CA. and son Tyler (Krysta) of Oceano, CA. Ken is also survived by his brothers, Don of Gardnerville, NV and Brad (Brenda) of South Lake Tahoe; his sisters, Kathy (Robert) Zoller of John Day, OR and Jackie (Aaron) Barnett of Carson City, NV; numerous nieces and nephews, as well as a large extended family.
Arrangements are being handled by McFarlane’s Mortuary and a private memorial will be held.