Kenneth Duane Grewe, 74, of Cortland, NY, passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at his home, while surrounded by his family.
Ken was born in DeRuyter, NY, on October 21, 1947, the son of the late Walter and Genevieve DeVaudreuil Grewe. A lifelong resident of the area, he was a dairy farmer in the Cincinnatus area. He was a member of the Tractors of Yesteryear and the Cortland County Farm Bureau.
He is survived his wife, Sharon Mathis Grewe; and his children, Cindy (Bob Ulrich) Palmer, Linda (Michael) Wehling, Karen (John) Robinson, Christine Grewe, Kenneth H. Grewe, Jennifer (Robert) Zimmer, Eileen (John) West, Brendon Underwood, and Kendra Grewe. He also leaves behind a stepdaughter, Andrea MacLaury; brother, Kevin G. Grewe; sister, Sandra L. (Carl) Cole; aunt, Naomi Grewe; 24 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, NY, on Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Palmer Neumeister officiating. Burial will be in North Pitcher Cemetery. The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the start of the service at 11:00 a.m. COVID-19 protocol will be followed and everyone must wear a mask.