Kenneth E. Gamertsfelder, age 93, passed away Wednesday, June 23, 2021. Kenneth was born on December 8, 1927 in Blissfield, Ohio and was the son of Walter H. and Golda (Neville) Gamertsfelder. He married Harriette Fair on July 3, 1953. After Harriette's passing in 1971, Ken married Marie Hutchinson in 1982. He was Marie's loving caregiver during her extended illness. He was a truck driver for W. H. Gamertsfelder & Sons for most of his life. Ken served in the United States Army and was stationed for a time in Japan. In recent years, he enjoyed driving his red Mazda Miata and taking loved ones for rides.
Ken lived his life according to the Golden Rule. He was humble, generous, compassionate and always put the needs of others before his own.
He is survived by his son, David, Dennis Smith; brothers, Dean (Sandra) Gamertsfelder and Marvin (Ann) Gamertsfelder; and sister-in-law, Vonda Gamertsfelder; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Harriette and Marie; brother and sister-in-law, Ray and Pauline Gamertsfelder; and brother, Denver Gamertsfelder.
Ken will be missed. There will be no services, rather the family suggest that those who knew Kenny share a favorite memory of him with a friend or loved one. Private burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, Ohio. Those wishing to share a memory or make online condolences may do so by visiting www.alexanderfhinc.com.
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