OTTAWA - Kenneth J. Kohls, 74, of Ottawa died at 4:05 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
He was born April 24, 1939 in Lima to the late Clarence and Bertha (Fischer) Kohls. He is survived by two sisters, Carol (Louis) Hohman of Delphos and Barbara (Paul) Sanders of Findlay; several nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews.
Ken was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf and the Ottawa Knights of Columbus. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was known for showing his prize-winning afghans at the Putnam County Fair and enjoyed gardening. Ken was a past officer of St. Mary's Guadalupe Society and the Leipsic Senior Center and was also a volunteer driver for Tawa Manor Residents.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Glandorf with Fr. Tony Fortman officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Love Funeral Home, Ottawa.
Memorials may be made to the Putnam County Cancer Assistance Program (CAP).
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