Memorial Service and Celebration for Ken Keppers
When: Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 1 p.m.
Where: D D Kennedy Park Shelter, Amery, WI 54001
What: Sign in, music, readings to remember and celebrate the life of Ken Keppers
BRING YOUR OWN CHAIRS
Ken viewed everything as a potential material for a project of some sort. He loved finding things. He was a hunter and gatherer. Some people called him a pack rat, but he used what he had. Who else could build an entire chicken coop from scavenged materials? People called our place the “Reuse center.” But now I want my house back. I am sorting through boxes, drawers, tubs of rags people gave me …
Years ago Ken and I joined one of his sisters for an Easter mass in the before Easter dinner with his family. During the mass the priest spoke of how important Easter is for Christians and told us to go forth as joyful Easter people. This year I am thinking of Ken. He was an altar boy, went to Catholic schools, but no longer attended church regularly. Although not religious, Ken …