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Friday, July 05, 2013 12:12 AM


April 24, 1939-July 3, 2013




Kenneth J. Kohls, 74, of Ottawa died 4:05 a.m. Wednesday at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.

He was born April 24, 1939, in Lima to Clarence and Bertha (Fischer) Kohls, who preceded him in death.

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 will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Glandorf, the Rev. Tony Fortman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. today at Love Funeral Home in Ottawa, where there will be a Scripture Service at 1:45 p.m. and a K of C Rosary at 7:30 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the Putnam County Cancer Assistance Program (CAP).

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