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Kenneth Sifrit July 20, 1934 – June 4, 2017

Jun 7, 2017

Kenneth Joseph Sifrit was born July 20, 1934, in Estherville to Joseph and Gladys (Barlow) Sifrit.

He passed away June 4, 2017, at his home in St. Anne, Ill., at the age of 82 years.

He married Shirley Miller on June 10, 1952, at Fairmont, Minn. To this union, seven children were born.

Kenneth worked as a die setter for the ford Motor Plant in Chicago, Ill., until he retired.

He loved bowling, attending his children and grandchildren’s sporting activities.

Most important to Ken was spending time with family.

Left to cherish Kenneth’s memory are his wife, Shirley of St. Anne; his children, Joseph Sifrit, Carol Kroll (Bill), Karen Dodge (Gary), Cindy Baker (Lester), Michael Sifrit (Harletta), Terry Sifrit (Connie), Kathy Neal (Phillips), 24 grandchildren, 49 great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren; brother Larry Sifrit of Estherville and sister Beverly and Charles Zitterich of Estherville.

Preceding Ken in death were his parents: four grandchildren; brother Eldon, sisters Betty and James Bush, Evelyn, Doris and Robert Hull, Donna Hall.

Services will be 11 a.m., June 12, 2017, at St. Anne, Ill.