A memorial service Ken Pike, former Rosemead resident and councilman, will be held on Saturday, October 3rd, at 11:30 a.m. at Rosemead Christian Church, 8750 East Valley Boulevard, Rosemead. Pike passed away in August at the age of 97, in Stevensville, Montana, where he had resided with his son, Coy, since 2013.
Pike Served on the Rosemead City Council for two terms and as mayor in 1973.
He also served as President of the Rosemead Chamber of Commerce and sat on the board of the historic Savannah Pioneer Cemetery. After retiring from the furniture business, he was a successful real estate agent for Herbert Hawkins Realty in Temple City for a number of years.
Pike was also member of the Rosemead Kiwanis Club for 30 years and was president three times.
Ken is survived by his beloved son, Coy; his granddaughter, Valerie; his great-granddaughters, April and Iris; his daughter-in-law, Linda, and her children, Denise and Matthew; grandchild, Kayla, and great-grandchildren, Jaiden, Joshua, and Lilah; and his daughter-in-law, Virginia.
Source: Rosemead Kiwanis