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William Kenneth Ghormley

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“Ken and I worked side by side on the watch floor at FWC-Norfolk for nearly three years. He became a great mentor and friend to me and always stayed...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Kate Coyle (Parrish) - Bremerton, WA

“DeannaI want to express my deep sympathy for you and your family. You are in my thoughts. ”
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“I am so sorry for your loss! Mr Ghormley was a very nice man with a keen sense of humor! He was my valued customer, even though I only got to see him...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Margie McCormick - Virginia Beach, VA

“Sorry for your loss. May your memories of happy times give you a smile in your heart. I pray God guides you and your family through this time of...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Josie Rosengrant

“So sorry about your dad Deanna, I know he was loved very much and will be missed. - Kara ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Kara Minson - Virginia Beach, VA

William passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016.

William was a resident of Georgetown, South Carolina at the time of passing.

Ken served in the US Navy during the Vietnam and Persian Gulf Wars and retired as a Senior Chief Petty Officer. Following his time in the US Navy Ken continued serving as a civilian as a Fleet Forecaster WEAX and Ship Routing Officer OTSR.

William was married to Debra.

The family will receive friends at Graham Funeral Home Cremation Services 1112 Kempsville Road Chesapeake on Monday November 28 2016 from 6-7:30 p.m. A service to celebrate his life will be held Tuesday November 29 2016 at 11 a.m. at Norfolk Apostolic Church 3131 Azalea Garden Road Norfolk with Pastor Michael G. Blankenship officiating. Full military honors and burial will follow at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial State Veterans Cemetery Suffolk at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Norfolk Apostolic Church or to the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society www.nmcrs.org.