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Kenneth Paul Cornwell

October 19, 2017

Kenneth Paul “Ken” Cornwell, 62, of Tiffin, passed away on Thursday evening, October 19, 2017 at his home.

He was born on July 25, 1955, in Norwalk, Ohio, to Gerald and Etta W. (West) Cornwell.  On July 16, 1977, he married Susan “Sue” Zelenky. 

Survivors include his wife, Sue of Tiffin; daughters, Sarah (Ron) Leonard and Christy (Jim) Faeth, both of Tiffin and Kendra (Ryan) Robinett of Westerville; mother-in-law, Delores Zelenky of PA; brother, Jeffrey E. (Barb) Cornwell of Bellevue; sister, Sherry (T.J.) Railey of GA; seven grandchildren; and two grand dogs.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his father in law, Joseph Zelenky.

Ken graduated from Monroeville High School and EHOVE in 1974 and was a supervisor for MTD Products in 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 #534, Blue Lodge and Shriners all in Monroeville and enjoyed fishing, casino trips, 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 service will be at 7:00 P.M. on Monday, October 23, 2017 at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, Ohio 44883, (419) 447-2424 with Rev. Frank Murd officiating. 

Friends may visit with the family from 3:00 P.M. until the time of the Service on Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to F.A.C.T. or the Seneca County Humane Society.

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 Service Information

Funeral Service
October 23, 2017

7:00 PM
Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory
236 S. Washington St.
Tiffin, OH 44883

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