Kenneth Nape, 66, of Fairfield, son of the late Barbara and Howard Nape, died July 5, 2010, in his home.

Born in Bridgeport, he was a U.S. Army veteran. Prior to his retirement four years ago, he was a Town of Fairfield employee with the Department of Public Works.

Nape was a member of the American Legion, George A. Smith Post No. 74 as well as a member of the Circle Lanes Bowling League.

He is survived by his fiance, Harriet Clyne of Milford; a cousin, Shirley Kalwaytis of Scott Township, Pa.; his good friend, Ray Hanic of Fairfield; and his cat, Rusty.

Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Friday, July 9, leaving the Shaughnessey Banks Funeral Home, 50 Reef Road, Fairfield, at 9:30 a.m. for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 at St. Thomas Aquinas Church. Interment will be private. Visiting hours will take place on Thursday, July 8, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made in his name to Mary Ann Louden for wildlife rehabilitation in care of the funeral home.

To send an online condolence, visit www.shaughnesseybanksfuneralhome.com