Kenneth VanVliet, 64 of Cortland passed away on January 9, 2022 at Guthrie Cortland Medical Center. He was born on December 1, 1957 in Poughkeepsie the son of the late Elmer Jr and Marion "Trudy" VanVliet. Kenneth worked as a house keeper for the Quality Inn, the Holiday Inn, and the Clarion Inn. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also loved motorcylces. Kenneth is survived by his spouse Joann Case of 12 years, his two brothers, Elmer J. "Butch" VanVliet and Alwin Totten Jr. and one sister, Debra "Sissy" Vermilyea, and his daughter Noel.