Bom-Wrapper

Kenneth Slenk

Kenneth Jay Slenk

Thursday, March 3rd, 1960 - Saturday, January 25th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Kenneth Slenk, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family of Kenneth Slenk with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

On the morning of January 25, 2020, Ken Slenk of Holland, Michigan passed away unexpectedly at the age of 59. He was born on March 3, 1960 to Bud and Shirley Slenk. Ken lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures. He had a love for gardening, perch fishing on Lake Michigan, tinkering in his garage and visiting with family and friends. He spent many years hosting “deer camp” and enjoyed relaxing with a cold Busch Light.

Ken was a great husband, father, brother, uncle and friend to many. His biggest accomplishment was being the best papa to his grandbabies Cody, Ava and Finn. Ken was kind, patient and giving every day of his life. He was selfless, tender hearted and definitely one of a kind. Ken will be remembered for many things, but mostly his calm, easygoing personality. He was easy to love and fun to be around. He will be missed by many.

He is survived by his wife Ruth; daughters Emily and Amy Casemier; grandchildren Cody Frank, Ava and Finn Dorman; brother Tim (Ellen) Slenk; Sister Carol (Jeff) Palmer; nephews Eric and Kevin; nieces Kristen and Lauren and his disobedient but loyal rat terrier Roxy.

It was Kens wish to be cremated and spread in his favorite fishing spot in Lake Michigan.

Those who wish to gather in memory of Ken are welcome to raise a glass with family and friends on July 18, 2020 at 1:00pm at the Slenk home.
Read Less

No funeral details available.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Kenneth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Kenneth Jay Slenk by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
TL

Tammy Lutes

Posted at 06:05pm
So sorry to hear of Ken’s passing. I worked with Ken and Ruth many years ago at Donnelly (now Magna). My heart goes out to his family and friends. Wishing all much peace and comfort at this difficult time.
K

Karrismith@ymail.com

Posted at 12:27pm
Very sad to hear this R.I.P Ken you will be very missed by all. Derek and Karri Smith
CC

Cindra Cogar

Posted at 11:00am
I worked with Ken & Ruth many years .To the Family I'm so sorry for your loss Hugs & prayers to all of you .
 
MC

Mary Clawson Posted at 07:41am

My heart goes out to the family at this time. Cherish each memory close to your heart. Ken had a heart of gold to go along with a his sweet smile. He will be missed
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: