Obituary for Kenneth “Ken” Riley Schnitz Jr.

Kenneth “Ken” Riley Schnitz Jr.

Kenneth “Ken” Riley Schnitz Jr., age 69, of Warsaw, Indiana passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 2:30 AM in Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw. He was born on March 11, 1950 in Japan to Kenneth Schnitz Sr. and Susan (Miyamoto) Kingery.

During his life Ken attended High School in Rochester, Indiana; he then moved to the Warsaw area for the remainder of his life. On August 11, 2007 he was united in marriage to Debbie Gaff in Warsaw, Indiana. Ken worked at Pendry Powder coating in
Warsaw and was a former member of ABATE Motorcycle Club. He loved watching sports; especially Football and Baseball. He also enjoyed Karaoke, playing pool, and riding motorcycles.

He is survived by his wife; Debbie Schnitz of Warsaw, sons; Derek (Stacy) Schnitz of Kokomo, IN, Zach Graves of Kokomo, IN, step-son; Cary Walls of Warsaw, mother; Susan Kingery of Arlington, TX, brothers; Rodney Schnitz of CA, Michael Schnitz of Arlington, TX, Tim Schnitz of Arlington, TX, David Schnitz of FL, sister; Tina Taylor of OK, and he is also survived by his two grandchildren; Lilly and London. He was preceded in death by his father; a son; Daniel Booth, and a step-son; Wesley Walls.

A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Funeral Service from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Chaplain Bob Jarboe will officiate the Funeral. Interment will be in Booneville Cemetery, Whitley County at a later date.
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