Kenneth L. Hensler, 74, of Salladasburg died on Sunday October 3, 2021 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport.
Born October 20, 1946 in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Beauford and Esther (Reeser) Hensler.
Ken was a Jersey Shore High School graduate in 1965. Kenneth grew up on the family farm near Salladasburg, where he enjoyed operating the tractor, and had no problem emptying a load of hay before bringing it along. in the barn. His other favorite hobbies included collecting garbage along the road. he would stop “anywhere on the road”…for a “to collect” to add to his heaps of “memories”.
Kenneth retired in 2012 from the Jersey Shore Steel Mill after 44 years. He accepted the Lord Jesus as his Savior and attended Grace Lutheran Church in Jersey Shore.
The survivors are his wife Janice (English) Hensler who married in 1983; brothers, David E. Hensler Sr. (Peg) of Jersey Shore and Dwane Hensler of Williamsport; a niece, Sally Watkins (Mark) of Jersey Shore; one nephew, David Hensler Jr. (Michele) of Jersey Shore; and several great-nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Forrest Hensler.
A funeral service to honor Ken’s life will be held on Thursday, October 7 at 10 a.m. at Twin Hills Memorial Park, 3332 Lycoming Mall Dr., Muncy.
Memorial donations in Kenny’s name can be made to the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, 3301 Wahoo Dr., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Online condolences can be presented on Kenny’s Memorial page at www.SandersMortuary.com.