Kenneth William Brophey
July 17, 1933 - June 1, 2020
Roberson Funeral Home
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St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church
1441 Spear Street
Port Charlotte, Florida 33948
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Friday 6/26, 2:00 pm

A celebration of Ken’s life will be held on Friday, June 26th at 2:00, at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church.

Woodridge Memorial Park
803-200-2952 |

Interment will follow at a later date at Woodridge Memorial Park in Lexington, SC.


In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in memory of Kenneth Brophey be made to support the cancer research of Dr. Russ Hales, at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.  Via the included link below, please click the link and follow to Johns Hopkins University webpage, then using the dropdown boxes, indicate in memory of Ken as well as to direct funds to Dr. Hales research.

Johns Hopkins University

Kenneth William Brophey, 86, entered the promise of eternal life on June 1, 2020, at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota. Born July 17, 1933, in East Liverpool, OH to Joseph and Geraldine (McLaughlin) Brophey, Ken attended Youngstown State University where he played football. He also served honorably in the United States Army. He was an active…

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Todd Edwards left a message on June 25, 2020:
our prayers go out to family with our love.. Ron and Todd Edwards
Patricia and Gary Lee left a message on June 22, 2020:
Sorry for your loss, praying for your family.
Ana Mullee left a message on June 22, 2020:
Mr Brophey I will always have such fond memories of you ❤️ For me ... now that the term “girl dad” is being used, you were the ultimate in my eyes. I was so blessed to witness the amazing love you had for Julie and even lucky enough to sample your delicious Italian meals! Rest In Peace Mr “Broph” no doubt this world is sadder today with you not in it ❤️ Until we all meet again
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