Kenneth Edward Blakeman, age 79, married to Geraldine Blakeman (Herren) of Etna, formally of Stockport, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. Kenny was born on July 7, 1943 Preceded in death by his parents, Leroy and Ethel Blakeman; brothers, Jack, Ralph, Billy and Donald; sister, Sharron (Cecil Hitchcock). Survived by children, Tina (Randy) Seltzer, Tamela (John) Reisinger-Lyon, Wilma May, Linda (Rick) Haddad, Pete Mernedakis; loved by grandchildren and great grandchildren, Timothy Latorre, Anthony Seltzer, Zachary Reisinger, Breanna Hollings, Mandy Mernedakis, Elizabeth Hope, Philip May, Nicholas Mernedakis, Brian Duffy and Jacqueline Compton; brother, Gene (Darlene).
Kenny loved the Lord. He built a career as a drywall finisher and worked 30 plus years in the industry. He was always willing to share his knowledge and was loved and respected by all that knew him. Family and friends may visit 10-12:00pm on Saturday, July 23, at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 650 W. Waterloo St. Canal Winchester, OH 43110 with a funeral service starting at noon. Interment at Lithopolis Cemetery. Online condolences may be found at www.spencefuneralhome.com.