Kenneth H. "Ken" Flitz(1931 - 2013)

Flitz, Kenneth H. "Ken" June 6, 1931 - August 22, 2013. 82, of Chenequa, passed away August 22, 2013. Ken was born June 6, 1931. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He was married for twenty-five years to the love of his life, Karyn Flitz. He is the former business owner of Kingsway Homes and Flitz Service Corporation. As a salesman early in his career, he earned a pilot's license and dramatically increased company sales in Wisconsin. He was a business mentor and friend to many people in the area. Ken enjoyed hunting, cars and traveling; especially to Bayfield, Wisconsin and the Scottsdale, Arizona area. He is survived by Karyn Jayne Flitz (Boylan). He is also survived by his children, Cindy (Don) Becker, Christine (Darin) Gordon, Cheri (Christopher) Till, Karen (Fred) Flitz Saunders, John (Rose) Flitz, Ken (Nicole) Flitz Jr., Maria (Paul) Carr. Further survived by twelve grandchildren, Drew, Jack, Owen, Carter, Harry, Alex, Evan, Mason, Sierra, Lucas, Ellie and Vivian. Ken was one of four children born to Harold and Phyllus Flitz. He is also survived by his brothers, Jack Flitz, Ed (Shirley) Flitz; and sister, Lois (Cal) Mount. A private ceremony was held August 31, 2013. Ken was a driven, intelligent, strong, and caring man who will be missed by many.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Sept. 8, 2013