Kenneth Pennepacker

September 19, 1948 - March 14, 2015
Plainwell, MI



Wednesday, March 18, 2015
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
Oak Hill Cemetery


Wednesday, March 18, 2015
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
Oak Hill Cemetery


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Life Story / Obituary


Ken Pennepacker September 19th 1948 - March 14th 2015

Kenneth Pennepacker died peacefully on March 14th 2015 in Kalamazoo, MI at the age of 66.

Ken is survived by his Mother, Betty Pennepacker (Lewistown, PA), brother, Larry Pennepacker (Plainwell, MI), sister, Mary Ann Grubb (Lewistown PA), nephew, Steve Pennepacker, niece Jodi (Jesse) Patrick and great nieces and nephews Blain Patrick, Jamie Patrick, Jesse Patrick II, Rhonda(Steve) Van Ooy, Casey(Eric) Meek, Tara(Heath) Helmer, Julie(Cody) Wells, Stevie Pennepacker, Michael Huff, Christina Pennepacker, Larry Pennepacker III, and several great great nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his Father, George Pennepacker and nephew Larry Pennepacker Jr.

Ken was born on September, 19th 1948 in Lewistown, PA to George and Betty Pennepacker. Ken began working driving semi at the age of 25 and then started working with his Brother Larry taking out rail. The people of Orangeville, MI always knew Ken was in town when they saw the North American Semi at Larry’s house. Ken owned a recycling business (K&W Metals) in Belfry, KY the last part of his life.

A funeral is scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:30 am at Oak Hill Cemetery with a lunching to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Ken’s life. Condolences can be sent to .The family would like to thank Plainwell Pines for their care of Ken during his last few days with us.