GLADSTONE - Kenneth M. Ziems, 80, of 1520 Montana Ave., Gladstone, passed away Thursday evening, Sept. 20, 2012, at home following a brief illness. His wife Chris is listed among the survivors.
Ken's family will receive friends on Monday, Oct. 1, from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Gladstone. Gladstone American Legion Post 71 Military rites will follow at 5:45 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 6 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Gladstone with Rev. Jonathan Schmidt and Rev. Patrick Ziems officiating. Luncheon will follow in the First Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. A complete obituary will be forthcoming. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Ziems family.