Kutztown, Pennsylvania, Maryland
Dr. H. Kenneth Shook
1930 — 2022
Dr. H. Kenneth Shook, 92, of Westminster, MD, died on Wednesday August 17, 2022 in his sleep before dawn, at his family summer home on Beaver Lake, New Jersey. Born March 26, 1930 in Frederick, MD, Ken was the son of the late Denver Jacob and Catherine (Burgee) Shook. Dr. Shook was one of four children in the Denver Shook family of Frederick, MD. Ken grew up on East Patrick Street. His parents had very different backgrounds. His dad was a farm boy in his youth, and his education was often disrupted by chores and other family duties. For this reason he lacked a high school diploma, and gained employment as a mechanic, a road construction foreman, and a Frederick policeman. His mother held a...