Kendall G. Getman, of Edgehill in Stamford, died Tuesday, July 10.

Born Oct. 17, 1915, in Cortland, N.Y., to Arthur and Fredella Babcock Getman, Kendall was raised in Albany, N.Y., and graduated from Alfred University. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1942-45, then raised his family in Darien from 1947-1999. He was a loving husband to Deborah Brennemann Getman (1915-2000) and father of two loving daughters, Barbara Getman Mack of Weld, Maine, and Ann Getman of Cambridge, Mass.

Ken was an acquisitions editor for science textbooks at Wiley & Sons (1939-1956), then at Holt, Reinhart & Winston (1956-1980) until retirement. He moved with Deborah to Edgehill community in 1999, where he died at home.

Ken was an active member of the Noroton Presbyterian Church for 65 years.

A memorial service will be held at the Noroton Presbyterian Church Chapel and internment will be private, in Richfield Springs, N.Y. For schedule please visit