Kenneth “Kenny” E. Pritchard Jr., 73 of Zanesville died at 12:10 PM Sunday October 30th 2016 at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer .
He was born on March 5, 1943 in Zanesville the son of Kenneth E. Pritchard Sr. andÂ Goldie K. (Kirkbride) Pritchard.
Kenny was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, an Army Veteran and retired on Jan 1, 2002 after 38 years of service as a Furnace Engineer with Owens Corning Fiberglass Corporation in Newark Ohio. He was a member of the Masons, Eagles, VFW, and American Legion. Kenny enjoyed fishing, gardening & in his early years coached South Rebels Biddy League Football
He is survived by his three Children; K. Shawn (Nanette) Pritchard of Zanesville, Shannon Shiloh of New Lex and Jason (Candy) Pritchard; Five grandchildren, Brandon Pritchard, Derrik Pritchard, Tyler Patterson, Trey Pritchard & Devan Pritchard; longtime companion, Beverley K. Mills; brothers & sisters, Lawrence Novaria, Harold “Cal” K. (Mary) Pritchard, Daniel L. (Becky) Pritchard and Shirley (Moose) Hardman; numerous nieces and nephews. Kenny was preceded in deathÂ in addition to his parents by his wife, Judith “Judy” K. (Cooper) Pritchard on Nov. 9, 2007 ; three sisters, Diane Gillogly, Ester Seckman, and Nina Novaria Duff.
Friends may call 2 to 4 & 6 to 8pm on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at the Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home where funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, November 4, 2016 with Military honors & presentation of the flag to start at 11:00 AM. Private burial will conclude at a later date at the Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Genesis Hospice & Palliative Care or to the St. Jude Childrenâ€™s Hospital.
The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Kennyâ€™s family please visitÂ Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home
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