Kenneth E. “Ken” Blauch, 87, of Annville, died Friday, November 15, 2019 at WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital. He was the husband of Betty L. (Hartman) Blauch, sharing 67 years in marriage.
Born in Bellegrove on March 9, 1932, he was the son of the late Marlin and Elva (Light) Blauch. Ken graduated from Annville High School with the class of 1949, and was a veteran of the US Army. He worked as a Systems Analyst for the Mechanicsburg Naval Depot. He was a member of Bellegrove United Methodist Church, and was an avid hunter and loved fishing. He enjoyed farming after retirement, spending time at his hunting cabin, and loved his Brittany Spaniels.
Surviving in addition to his wife are children James K. Blauch, husband of Cindy, of Woodland Park, Colorado, Karen L. Yingst, wife of Richard, of Lebanon, Thomas A. Blauch, husband of Jodi, of Annville, Dennis L. Blauch, husband of Dawn, of Annville, and Joanne D. Balmer, wife of Daryl, of Lebanon; 12 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and a brother Ellis W. Blauch. He was preceded in death by three brothers.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 19th at 1 p.m. at Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, 618 E. Main Street, Annville. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Interment will take place in Grand View Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bellegrove Fire Company, 1743 Blacks Bridge Road, Annville, PA 17003.