Kenneth E. Papcke, age 87 of Delavan, WI, passed away on Friday, March 28, 2014 at his home in Delavan, WI. He was born April 4, 1927 in Cook County IL. the son of Anna Papcke. Ken was united in marriage to Darlene Kuhnke on September 24, 1960 in Elkhorn, WI. He was a mechanic during his working career until his retirement. Ken was a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of Legion Post 0173 in Whitewater, WI. Ken is survived by his wife, Darlene of Delavan, his 2 daughters; Donna Gallagher and Sheri (William) Gasch, 4 grandchildren; Jamie Gallagher, Brandon Papcke, Jason Papcke and Andrew Gasch. Also surviving are 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in passing by his mother, 1 son Michael and 1 daughter PennyJo.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00am on Tuesday April 1, 2014 at the Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan, WI, with Deacon Bill Pelnar officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00am to service time on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Delavan Cemetery. MONROE FUNERAL HOME in Delavan, WI, is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com.