Kenneth Milton Rohfritsch, age 96, passed away peacefully at the Cedarcroft Place Retirement Residence on November 7, 2020. Ken was born in Stratford, son of the late Milton and Olive Rohfritsch.
Dear uncle of Sharon Eby (Stuart), Daryle Rohfritsch, Dale Rohfritsch (Cathy), David Rohfritsch (Lisa). Great uncle to April Hexemer (Mike), Mark Eby (Bev), Kurt Eby (Ariel), Whitney Nuhn (Terry), Trever Rohfritsch, Jason, Megan and Steven Rohfritsch. Great great uncle to Molly, Trent, Nikola, Leona, Grady and Gavin. Also survived by a sister-in-law Lola Rohfritsch.
Predeceased by his sister Pearl Rohfritsch and by his brother Lincoln Rohfritsch.
Ken was a lifelong member of Zion Lutheran Church, Stratford. He was an avid sportsman and loved baseball. He played for the Stratford Nationals and was a fan of the Detroit Tigers and Toronto Blue Jays.
At this time the family would like to thank the Staff at Cedarcroft Place, especially the staff that cared for Uncle Ken the last 5 ½ years. Whether it was nursing care or even looking up baseball scores in the summer, we felt you cared and treated Uncle Ken like he was your own uncle and we appreciated that.
A funeral service for Ken will take place on Thursday, November 12, at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Avondale Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Stratford General Hospital or the charity of one’s choice through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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