Kenneth Anthony Paasch, age 85, of Countryside, Illinois, passed away August 4, 2022. He was born June 17, 1937, in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, to Arnold and Clare Paasch. In his early childhood the family moved to Blue Island on the south side of Chicago. Ken served two years of active duty in the U.S. Army, during which he was assigned to an engineer company stationed in Panama. In civilian life Ken had a career as a mechanical draftsman and in his last years worked for a security company. Outside work he was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Ken was predeceased by his loving wife of many years, Rita Marie Paasch, brother Normand A. Paasch and sister Kathleen Paasch Hunter. Survivors include a number of nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his much loved cat “Teddy Bear.” Cremains will be interred alongside his wife’s at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois.
All arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options of Schiller Park, Illinois.