Kenneth J. Zynda, 64

Kenneth J. Zynda, age 64, of Stevens Point, passed away peacefully after his two-year battle with cancer on Sunday, August 11, 2019.

Kenneth was born on January 27, 1955, the son of Basil Jr. and Joanne (Zdroik) Zynda. Kenneth attended local schools in Stevens Point, WI and graduated from SPASH in 1973. He worked for A&P Enterprises, Roberts Irrigation, UWSP Recycling, then worked maintenance at McDonald’s until he retired in 2017. On October 16, 1976, he married Annette “Nettie” Sabel in Fond du Lac, Wis. at Hope Lutheran Church.

Kenneth enjoyed fishing, watching the Packers and Brewers, woodworking, gardening, and cooking.

He is survived by his wife, Nettie Zynda “N.S.”, Stevens Point; daughter Jennifer (Austin) Gausmann, Stevens Point; brother Kevin (Niki) Zynda, Aiken, SC; two sisters, Karen Zynda, Wisconsin Rapids, and Kelly Heberlein, Stevens Point; granddaughter, Carly Gausmann, Stevens Point, and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Keith.

Join us for a Celebration of Life to share memories of Ken at the Pfiffner building, 401 Franklin St. Stevens Point on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, from 4-8 p.m.

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The family would like to thank the Ascension Cancer Team for their wonderful care.