Kenneth J. Lowe

Dec. 05, 2013 @ 11:09 PM

January 5, 1951-November 28, 2013

Kenneth J. Lowe, 62, of Newport, TN, passed away on Thurs, Nov. 28, after a long struggle with illnesses related to heart disease. He was born in Newport RI to the late Beatrice Ann [Botelho] DaPonte. He served his country in the USMC with a tour of duty in Vietnam. He most recently attended the church "Feed your Sheep Ministries".

He loved fishing and spending time near the ocean. His favorite past time was scuba diving for lobster. He loved to spend time with family and his dogs, and had a great sense of humor.

He is survived by his sons, Jason Lowe of Newport, TN and Joshua Lowe and his wife Lisa of Sevierville, TN, his beloved grandchildren Catherine, Megan, Jade, Autumn, Liza, and Cristiana and his best friend Lori Waterman. He is also survived by his brothers Anthony DaPonte of Bristol PA, John DaPonte of Providence RI, Michael DaPonte of Newport RI and sisters Irene DaPonte of Newport RI ,Cheryl Settle of Newport RI, Laurie Mello of Little Compton , RI and Jennifer DaPonte of Fall River, MA., many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held in the near future.