Kenneth McGarr 75 of Akron died January 5 2010 at Akron City Hospital. He fought a short but courageous fight with cancer. Ken was a master pattern maker and owner of Kemco Plastics. He served in the Army and was an avid fisherman and boater. Ken belonged to the U.S. Power Squadron. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents Norman and Myrtle McGarr. He is survived by his wife Patricia (Beeching) and his sons Michael (Amy) McGarr Robert (Jill) McGarr and Scott (Shelley) McGarr; grandchildren Katie and Lauren Allison and Daniel and Ethan and Noah; brother James (Edith) McGarr; brother-in-law Robert (Margaret) Beeching and former wife Bette McGarr. Mass will be held on Saturday January 9 2010 10 AM at St Mary's Anglican Church 1677 Triplett Blvd. Akron OH 44306. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call at Hummel Funeral Home 500 E. Exchange St. Akron TODAY from 4-7. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.