Kenneth Roger Hottman (1948 - 2018)

  • "May God be with you and yours during this time. I played..."
    - Sam Ewing
  • "I met Ken at a Elk Grove High School game years ago. Every..."
    - sam fashano
  • "My thoughts and prayers go out to Kenny's family and..."
    - Justine Lewandowski/ Henderson
  • "I'll personally miss Ken for his competiveness, the very..."
    - Jeff Kester
  • "My prayers and thoughts go to Bev and the girls - and the..."
    - Sherry Kessell

Kenneth Roger Hottman was born in Stockton, CA on May 5, 1948 and passed away on April 16, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Beverly, his daughters Amy (Brad) Buechler, Lindsay (Jason) Jimenez, grandchildren Avery, Aiden, Riley and Baylor and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Martha, and siblings Irene, Arnie and Oscar. He was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Growing up in Elk Grove, Ken loved and played many sports, but baseball was his specialty. Starting at a young age he excelled throughout high school, college, minor and major leagues. Ken retired from United Parcel Service after 30 years to enjoy playing golf, fishing and especially watching his grandkids grow and pursue their interests.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Apr. 22, 2018