NORWALK -- Kenneth D. Wargo, 68, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Tuesday, July 23, 2013 after a lengthy illness at Bellevue Hospital, Bellevue, Ohio.
He was born October 19, 1944 in Newnan, Georgia.
Ken was a graduate of New London High School, and was a 100 percent service related disabled veteran of the U.S. Navy having served in Vietnam. Ken was a proud, life member of Firelands Post #2743 Veterans of Foreign Wars, Norwalk, Ohio. Ken was a former security guard for Pinkerton Security at Sandusky Plastics. He worked in various positions for the Norwalk Reflector.
Ken also worked as a machinist at Brooker Brothers in Norwalk. Ken is survived by his wife, Anna (Hupp) Wargo of Norwalk Ohio; by his daughter, Laura Wargo of Arlington, Texas; by his mother, Annie Sue Wargo of Norwalk Ohio; by one grandchild, Cecilia Wargo-Stevens; by his sisters; Gloria Howard of Norwalk, Ohio, and Sandy Weisenberger of Laporte, Michigan.
Friends may call on Saturday, August 3, 2013, in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main St. Norwalk, Ohio, from 1:00 pm until the time of service at 2:00 pm. Following Ken's memorial service, there will be a reception at First Presbyterian Church, 21 Firelands Blvd., Norwalk, Ohio at 3:15 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the Wargo family requests donations made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.