Kenneth M. “Ken” Hunter

February 18, 1964 ‒ November 15, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Kenneth M. “Ken” Hunter, age 51, of Galion, passed away Sunday evening, November 15, 2015, at the Galion Community Hospital.

On February 18, 1964, Ken was born to David M. Hunter and the late Edith L. (Chalk) Hunter, in Glendale, WV. Ken graduated from Glen Dale High School where he enjoyed playing football and was an honor student.

Shortly after high school Ken met the apple of his eye. On August 23, 1986, Ken married Kimberly A. Kimberlin. Together they have shared 29 wonderful years of marriage.

Ken was a hard working individual who would do anything to provide for his family. Most recently Ken worked for Mansfield Plumbing.

A family man, Ken was full of life and cherished his time spent with his wife, kids, and especially grandkids. Ken also loved spending time fishing and hunting with his dad. In his spare time Ken enjoyed rooting for his favorite teams, such as the Greenbay Packers and Atlanta Braves. He also enjoyed playing pool, poker, chess, watching action movies, and listening to 80’s Rock’n Roll music.

Ken will be dearly missed by his wife, Kimberly; children: Starleena (Justin) Sykes of Galion, and Shenna (Matt Cline) Hunter of Galion; grandchildren: Ethan, Kendence, Nicholas, Shawn, Elyse, Mathew Jr., Adrian, Maddy, Quentin, and Cory; brother, David Hunter of Blair, OH; sisters: Cyndi (Michael) Severance of Franklin, WV, and Candy Krewson of Moundsville, WV; mother-in-law, Linda Miller of Galion; brother-in-law, Lee Kimberlin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother and brother, Charles Hunter.

There will be a celebration of Ken’s life on Saturday, November 21, 2015, at 2 PM, at the Victory Rock Praise and Worship Center, with Pastor Danny Aker officiating. 1700 Fairview Road, Galion, OH 44833.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with final expenses and may be sent to the care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Ken’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting

  • My deepest condolences to you and your family in this difficult time. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. God will see you through this.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with Kim and the whole family,we’re sorry for your loss,FLY HIGH WITH THE ANGELS KEN,I KNO THERE’S NOMORE PAIN,u are in a better place

  • I am so very sorry for your loss. I am praying for peace and comfort for the family. God gained another Angel, am Angel who is free of sickness and no more suffering.

  • The FEURER family would like to send our condolences to Kim and family. We are so sorry for your loss. Kenny was a wonderful family man. You are in our prayers.

  • Kim i’m so sorry for your loss,i just saw this today the 19th had i known i would have been there,if i can be of help in any way pleas let me know love you!

  • Kim and family, I am sorry to hear of your loss. I wish you the best during this difficult time. God Bless.