Kenneth F. Hilmer
Mar 13, 1929 – Feb 7, 2018
Preceded in death by parents, Frank and Thiebe Hilmer; brothers: Clarence, Edward and Harvey; sisters: Sadie, Pearl and Elsie.
Survived by beloved wife of 59 years, June; children: Wanita Leonard (Mike), Randolph Hilmer, Kim Foreman (Daniel), and Kelly Young (Mark); seven grandchildren: Jeremy, Shawnna, Cameron, Jessica, Tristan, Joshua and Selah; four great-grandchildren: Zachary, Carson, Madelyn, and Garrett; brother, Norman (Joyce); many nieces and nephews.
Ken served in the United States Marine Corps in the Korean War from 1951-1953. Employed by Anchor Construction for 32 years, he worked in heavy road construction and street sewer work until retiring at age 62.
The family will receive friends on Monday, February 12th, from 4pm to 8pm at the VINTON STREET CHAPEL, 2466 S. 16th Street. FUNERAL LUNCHEON on Tuesday, February 13th at 11:30am at Grace Lutheran Church, 1326 South 26th Street, followed by FUNERAL SERVICE at 1pm at the church. Interment: Hillcrest Memorial Park with military honors by American Legion Post 331. Memorials may be directed to the family.