Kenneth Paul ‘Ken’ Cornwell
Kenneth Paul “Ken” Cornwell, 62, of Tiffin, passed away Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at his home.
He was born July 25, 1955, in Norwalk, to Gerald and Etta W. (West) Cornwell. He married Susan “Sue” Zelenky July 16, 1977.
Survivors include his wife, Sue of Tiffin; three daughters, Sarah (Ron) Leonard and Christy (Jim) Faeth, both of Tiffin and Kendra (Ryan) Robinett of Westerville; mother-in-law, Delores Zelenky of Pennsylvania; a brother, Jeffrey E. (Barb) Cornwell of Bellevue; a sister, Sherry (T.J.) Railey of Georgia; seven grandchildren; and two grand dogs.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Ken graduated from Monroeville High School and EHOVE in 1974, and was a supervisor for MTD Products, Willard, for more than 29 years. Before he started working at MTD Products, he was a truck driver. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Masonic Lodge No. 534, Blue Lodge and Shriners, all in Monroeville. He enjoyed fishing, casino and weekend trips, doing yard work, washing his truck, pumpkin spice lattes and loved his dogs, Peanut and Bailey. Ken loved spending time with family, especially, his children and grandchildren, was a very caring and generous man and would give the shirt off his back to anyone in need.
His funeral will begin at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-2424, with the Rev. Frank Murd officiating.
Friends may visit with the family 3 p.m. until the time of his funeral Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to F.A.C.T. or Humane Society of Seneca County.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.