Kenneth Fauntleroy Postal manager

January 29, 1991

Services for Kenneth H. Fauntleroy, a retired postal manager, will be held at 10 a.m. today at St. James Episcopal Church, 829 N. Arlington Ave.

Mr. Fauntleroy, who lived on Oakhurst Place in Northwest Baltimore, died Thursday at the Veterans Administration Hospital on Loch Raven Boulevard after a long illness. He was 68.

Born in Baltimore, he was a 1939 graduate of Frederick Douglass High School and attended what is now Morgan State University.

Mr. Fauntleroy served in the Army during World War II and saw action in Italy.

He worked for the post office for 37 years, retiring in 1979 as manager of budget and cost analysis for Maryland.

Mr. Fauntleroy was active in the Masons and retired in 1985 as grand secretary of the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Maryland.

He was past master of Prince Hall Lodge No. 38 and was a member of Electa Chapter No. 1 and the Order of the Eastern Star.

In 1968, Mr. Fauntleroy was honored as the Afro-American newspaper's Man of the Year. He was also active in the Boy Scouts and in 1969 received the Silver Beaver Award. He also was a member of Big Brothers.

Mr. Fauntleroy's first wife, the former Frances Tinsley, died in 1954.

Surviving are his wife of 33 years, the former Ruth Howell; two daughters, Norma F. Boyd and Elaine Waddell, both of Baltimore; two sisters, Catherine F. Lyles of Baltimore and Edith F. Parrish of New Rochelle, N.Y.; a brother, Carlvin I. Fauntleroy of Baltimore; and three granddaughters.

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