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Kenneth G. Kissinger

April 5, 1935

Obituary

Mr. Kenneth G. Kissinger, 84, of Mohnton, passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at his residence.

He was the husband of Carol J. (Kerchner) Kissinger.

Born in Reading, he was the son of the late Charles and Catherine (Wanner) Kissinger.

Kenny attended Muhlenberg High School.  A few years after graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy.   After his discharge from the Navy he joined the Naval Reserve.  This is around the time he met the love of his life, Carol, with whom he shared 64 years of marriage.  Kenny started working at Carpenter Technology in Reading retiring in the late 1980’s after 30 years of service.  After his retirement, he worked part-time for Weis Markets, Kachel Ford in Shillington and Hartman’s Farm in Bern Twp.  He was a lifetime member of the Cushion Peak Rod & Gun Club, the Mohnton Fish & Game Club, the Riverside Fire Company and Heavens Acres Hunting Club in Bradford County.  He was a member of the former Hilltoppers in Gouglersville.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his children:  Sheryl L., wife of Kenneth J. McCloskey of Wind Gap; Kenneth A., husband of Traci L. Kissinger of Robesonia; Kathy L., wife of James W. Schildt, Jr. of Reading; Douglas A., husband of Patti A. Kissinger of Reading and Tracy L. Merkle of Mohnton.  He is also survived by 12 Grandchildren, 10 Great Grandchildren, and his puppy, Duffy.

Funeral Service and Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Saint John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 5, Mohnton, PA 19540.

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