Kenneth Charles “Ken” Frisby
March 10, 1941 ‒ July 20, 2017
ONTARIO: Kenneth Charles “Ken” Frisby, 76, of Ontario, passed away Thursday morning, July 20, 2017 in Mill Creek Nursing Home in Galion.
The son of Gariet and Nellie (Lykins) Frisby, Ken was born March 10, 1941 in Shiloh. He graduated from Mansfield Senior High Shool in 1959, and later graduated from Ashland College earning a bachelor’s degree in business.
In 1959 Ken first met Marilyn Workman, and a couple years later the two were married in 1961.
For 40 years, Ken worked for PPG. He retired as a quality control technician. For 9 years, Ken then worked for Hedstrom in quality control.
He was a member of the eagles, and served on the Crestline Village Council for 27 years. Ken enjoyed bowling, golfing and playing poker. He also enjoyed trout fishing especially in Pennsylvania. An avid reader, Ken’s favorite genre was history.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marilyn Frisby of Ontario; daughter and son-in-law Robin and Dave Metz of Galion; grandchildren Jonathan Horning, Brittney Horning and her boyfriend Andrew Perez; great grandson Elias Perez; two brothers and sisters-in-law Dan and Linda Frisby of Marysville and Jerry and Clair Frisby of Georgia.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Don Frisby and infant brother Lawrence Frisby.
Ken’s family will receive friends Sunday evening July 23, 2017 from 5-7pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where funeral services will be Monday at 11am. Celebrant Dave Roberts will officiate and burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Ohio Health Hospice may be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences to the family may be made by visiting:SnyderFuneralHomes.com