Kenneth Eugene Bierkortte

Bierkortte Kenneth Eugene Bierkortte, 66 of Worthington, passed unexpectedly Monday, June 17, 2013. He was born December 23, 1946 in Wheeling, WV to the late Herbert and Margaret (Pallon) Bierkortte. He retired from Nationwide Insurance and was a member of Sparrow Lodge #400. He was a loving family man and a lifelong learner. His best buddy was his grandson Bryce. He is survived by Linda (Grapes) Bierkortte, his loving wife of 43 years; children, Holly (Arne) Johnson, Kelly Bierkortte and Brian (Amber) Bierkortte; grandson, Bryce Bierkortte; sister, Jean (Patrick) Carroll; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Charles (Diana) Grapes; niece and nephew, Julie Carroll and Christopher (Sarah) Carroll; and friends and family. He will also be missed by many friends and family in Alaska. Family will receive friends Friday from 5-8 p.m. with a Masonic Service at 7:45 p.m. at SCHOEDINGER NORTH CHAPEL, 5554 Karl Rd., where a funeral will be held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to a . Online condolences may be made to

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Schoedinger Funeral Home North Chapel
5554 Karl Road Columbus, OH 43229
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 20, 2013