Kenneth “Ken” Barger passed
away on Friday, May 13, 2016, at his home, reaching the age of
He was born in Cincinnati,
Ohio, on April 4, 1930, to Mannon and Mertha Barger.
He graduated with the Bellevue
Graduating Class of 1948.
Ken served our country in the United
States Air Force and was honorably discharged in November 1954.
He went to work for the Proctor and
Gamble Company, and stayed with the company until his
Ken was a member of the Henry Barnes
Masonic Lodge #607, of Dayton, Kentucky.
After retiring, Ken moved to
Somerset, where he enjoyed spending time boating.
He also enjoyed watching Cincinnati Reds
baseball and Kentucky Wildcats basketball, and Budweiser beer.
Ken is survived by his
daughter, June (and Desi) Fuentes, of Somerset; his
grandchildren, Brittany (and Cody) Polston, and Norae Fuentes
and Ethan Fuentes; his special friend, Helen Poe; his sister,
Jenny Bonner, of Cincinnati; his brother, Colburn (and Edna)
Barger, of Somerset; nephews, Terry (and Michelle) Barger and
Tim (and Beth) Barger, of Westchester, Ohio; his niece, Kathy
(and Jim) Wyatt, of Batavia, Ohio; and his soon to arrive
He is preceded in death by his
parents, and his brother, Colsten Barger.
A Graveside Service will be
held on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 1:30 p.m., in Mill Springs
National Cemetery, in Nancy, with Bro. Harold Harris
Military Honors will be conducted by the
American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.