On December 1, 2012, in Bethesda, MD. Husband and friend to Verlyn Flieger, father to Neal, Kristin and Erik Flieger; grandfather to Peter, Hope, Noelle, Marshall, Analeigh, Nicholas and Maia; son to Howard and Dorothy Flieger; his brother Howard predeceased him. A long-time resident of the District, Ken graduated from McKinley High School and George Washington University. Ken spent his career as a federal employee, serving as a health and science writer for HEW, HHS, and the FDA. Ken's friends knew him as a quiet, caring man who enjoyed playing the piano, photography, and maintaining his property in West Virginia. Friends and family will remember Ken at a private gathering.
The family asks that, in lieu of flowers or cards, donations be made in Ken's name to Montgomery Hospice: