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Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home

4747 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA

OBITUARY

Kenneth "Kenny" Eugene Dailey

April 8, 1969June 1, 2019

Kenneth Eugene Dailey passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the age of 50. Beloved son of the late Russell Earl Dailey and the late Laura Jeanne Reed Dailey. Ken is survived by his brother Russell Scott (Sara), his niece, Lauren Dailey Hymel, his nephew, Patrick Dailey, and a great nephew.

Ken was born in Jefferson and raised in Metairie. He was a lifelong Saints fan and devoted owner to his dachshund, Scootie. One of his favorite things was to spend time at the family’s vacation house in Wimberley, Texas. During his working years, Ken spent time in the computer data entry field as well as home remodeling construction.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 6 at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home in Metairie from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM. A time for remembrance will be offered at 5:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to your favorite charity are appreciated. Online condolences may be offered at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.

Services

  • Celebration of Life Gathering Thursday, June 6, 2019

Memories

Kenneth "Kenny" Eugene Dailey

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Nellafay Isom

June 5, 2019

Ken, did not say much but he was funny. We did not get to see him much because of distance and jobs . They always came to all of Mom's birthday parties from her 85th through her 101st. He gave her a letter from The President of the U S on her 100th birthday. She was so proud of that. We will miss you sweet Kenny.

Mike Jordy

June 4, 2019

My friend Kenny. We had many good times together. Floating down the Blanco River at night on innertubes getting scratched up by the brush we floated into. Al the while Mr. Russ was laughing at us. Many good times in Silverton, CO taking those Jeeps everywhere. Many great memories my friend. From camping to fishing to boiling Crawfish. I will miss you. I wish we could have seen each other more as we got older but life happens. Love you buddy.

Lenny Barbaro

June 4, 2019

Kenny. My buddy. I became friends with kenny back in 8th grade. One of the best friends I ever had. Kenny would pick me up at the house in the ole red toyota. Many weekends spent together thru our teens and twenties. My job travels me all over the country and I lost touch with kenny. My family loved him and Kenny had many friends who loved him. This one really hurts me . I should have stayed in contact. You were a great friend and brother to me. Rest in peace my friend. .

Anthony Mantia

June 4, 2019

Total shock when I heard you passed. I meet Kenny working at Southern Microfilm about 30 years ago. We became friends over the years. We have been friends ever since. We had a lot in common.
He loved cars, trucks,dirt bikes,RC cars, rock n roll,guns,wood working and having a good time. He was the type of person that would go out of his way to help you out. He helped me to many time to count over the years. I will miss Kenny but remember all the good times we had. You left us to soon. Your friend Anthony.

Melinda (Mindy) (Morel) Dauser

June 4, 2019

My thoughts and prayers go out to Kenny's family and friends. May God be with you all at this time of need to remember Kenny and all the good times that everyone shared with him from school years to being an adult. Gone to soon. Rest in Peace Kenny.

Cheryl DeVincent, Royer

June 4, 2019

My brother Ron DeVincent was best friends with Kenny. He spend many great times at our house, crawfish boils, bbq’s, and just hanging out sharing good times. My departed Mom and Dad loved him too. He was a very generous, loving guy that will be greatly missed by all of my family. So sorry to loose such a loving man.

Gay Nel Jordy

June 3, 2019

Kenny spent many times over the years at our home for get togethers, crawfish bowls, and just hanging out. I was so sorry to hear of his passing. My son Mike and I will miss a good friend.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY