Kenneth Byron Hatfield, M.D., age 87, of Chicago, IL, passed peacefully November 2, 2021. He was born in Charleston, WV, November 7, 1933.
Survived by his son, Scott Frederick Hatfield, of Boulder, CO; daughter, Heidi Lynn Starr, and son-in-law, Adam Jennings Starr, of Dallas, TX; and three grandchildren, Sarah Jane Starr, Samuel Jennings Starr, and John Caleb Starr, also of Dallas.
Ken was a Cardiologist in Chicago for many years. He was a devoted doctor and father. He graduated college from the University of Kentucky and went on to the University of West Virginia Medical School. College basketball was one of his favorite pastimes as well as walks on the beach and visiting with his grandchildren.
We are grateful to the NorthShore Hospice team that gave him such peace.
Private family services and interment will take place at the Hatfield Cemetery in Sarah Ann, WV.
He was a kind, gentle man and will be missed by many!
Rest in peace and know you are loved!
Funeral info: 847.673.6111.