|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1940|
|Death: ||Nov. 20, 2011|
Obituary from the Herald-Times Newspaper
Bloomington, Indiana, dated November 21, 2011
Kenneth Dale Zike, 71
Jan. 3, 1940 - Nov. 20, 2011
Kenny Zike, 71, of Bloomington, passed away peacefully at home November 20, 2011, with his family by his side. Kenny was born January 3, 1940, to Glen and Helen (Blackwell) Zike in Lawrence County, Indiana.
He graduated from Bloomington High School in 1958. After high school he enlisted in the Air Force. After his service he worked at Burkhart Floor Covering. Kenny established Economy Floor Covering in 1966. He was a lifelong farmer and he and his sons ran Kenny Zike Excavating. Kenny was a charter member of the Indian Creek Lions Club, on the board of directors of the White River Co-op for several years, and had been involved with the Monroe County Soil Conservation District. He was of the Christian faith.
Kenny married Vicki Culbert on September 4, 1964. They were blessed with three children Kevin, Krystal and Kyle. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed breakfast on Saturdays at Cloverleaf with friends. He was a hard worker and took pride in a job well done.
He is survived by his loving wife Vicki Zike; his son Kevin Zike and his wife Trisha; his daughter Krystal Prince and her husband Joey; his son Kyle Zike and Amber Mullis; his mother Helen Zike; his two sisters Joyanne Hawkins and Glenda Livingston; his grandchildren Colton Imhausen, Molly, Madison and Maggie Zike; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Glen Zike and brother Jerry Zike.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at Allen Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Clear Creek Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Indian Creek Lions Club.
Condolences may be sent online to the family at www.allenfuneralhome.org.
Glen Davis Zike (1906 - 1995)
Kenneth Dale Zike (1940 - 2011)
Jerry Lee Zike (1946 - 1991)*
Clear Creek Cemetery
Created by: Joanie
Record added: Nov 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80733737
Kenny, sorry to be a little late in wishing you a Happy Birthday. I talk to your loving Mama every Sunday. She loves and misses YOU so much!|
Added: Jan. 7, 2015
Kenny, happy belated birthday........|
Added: Jan. 14, 2014
Kenny, your Mama misses you so much! She sends her love.....|
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