Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Faith Assembly in Imperial for Kenneth Paul Dukes, 66, of El Centro, who died Sunday in San Diego. Pastor Joe Finnell will officiate.
Military services will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.
Mr. Dukes was born June 23, 1934, in Wichita, Kan. He lived in the Imperial Valley for more than 47 years. He came to the Valley while enlisted in the U.S. Navy and later attended Imperial Valley College. He married Zoitsa Likos.
Mr. Dukes worked in law enforcement for 26 years and later for the U.S. Border Patrol for 10 years. He retired in July 1999.
After retiring, Mr. Dukes became a pastor and shared his testimony at many churches throughout the Valley.
He was a member of the American Legion and the Korean Veterans Association, where he served as a chaplain.
He was involved in youth activities throughout the Valley for many years, including umpiring girls softball, boys baseball and coaching Pop Warner football, according to family.