Ken Venturi had a severe stuttering problem as a youth, lost competitive golf to carpal tunnel syndrome in his prime, lost a wife to brain cancer and 17 months ago underwent heart surgery. Yet he’s inclined to repeat, “I’ve been very fortunate.”
Ken Green, right, embraces his sister Shelly White at a charity golf tournament at Ridgewood Coutry Club. Contributions can be made to the Ken Green Trust. For more information, visit www.kengreenscomeback.com.