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Kenneth "Ken" Hildebrand

October 29, 2019

Kenneth “Ken” T Hildebrand, age 76, of Norwalk, passed away Tuesday evening, October 29, 2019 at Norwalk Memorial Home.

He was born April 14, 1943 in Pittsburgh, PA to the late Kenneth and Mardell Hildebrand. As a young man growing up in Pittsburg, Ken loved playing little league baseball. He also loved dancing to the music of the 50's and 60's and was known to show off his moves frequently throughout the years. He moved to Ohio to attend Kent State University and later became a Financial Officer with State Savings and Loan. While working in Cleveland, he met his wife of 50 years Stephanie, who was working for United Airlines. They loved to travel the world together. To keep in great shape, he played racquetball frequently. Ken and Stephanie moved to her home town of Norwalk to raise their only daughter. There he started his own company Fireland's Business Forms on St. Mary's Street. Ken loved Norwalk, and giving back to the community was important to him.

He is survived by his wife, Stephanie (Schillig) Hildebrand of Norwalk; daughter Lindsay (Alex) Schaffer, and granddaughters Elyssa and Stephanie.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister and brother in law Joyce and Jack Wilson, and brother Dave Hildebrand.

A celebration of his life will be held Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 2:30 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk with Rob Duncan officiating. Private interment will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Norwalk Memorial Home, 272 Benedict Avenue, Norwalk, OH 44857.

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Kenneth “Ken” T Hildebrand, age 76, of Norwalk, passed away Tuesday evening, October 29, 2019 at Norwalk Memorial Home.

He was born April 14, 1943 in Pittsburgh, PA to the late Kenneth and Mardell Hildebrand. As a young man growing up in Pittsburg, Ken loved playing little league baseball. He also loved dancing to the music of the 50's and 60's and was known to show off his moves frequently throughout the years. He moved to Ohio to attend Kent State University and later became a Financial Officer with State Savings and Loan. While working in Cleveland, he met his wife of 50 years Stephanie, who was working for United Airlines. They loved to travel the world together. To keep in great shape, he played racquetball frequently. Ken and Stephanie moved to her home town of Norwalk to raise their only daughter. There he started his own company Fireland's Business Forms on St. Mary's Street. Ken loved Norwalk, and giving back to the community was important to him.

He is survived by his wife, Stephanie (Schillig) Hildebrand of Norwalk; daughter Lindsay (Alex) Schaffer, and granddaughters Elyssa and Stephanie.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister and brother in law Joyce and Jack Wilson, and brother Dave Hildebrand.

A celebration of his life will be held Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 2:30 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk with Rob Duncan officiating. Private interment will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Norwalk Memorial Home, 272 Benedict Avenue, Norwalk, OH 44857.

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Jane Borsick

Norwalk, OH, USA
October 31, 2019

Dear Stephanie, I am so sorry about Ken. Many years ago we had some great business dealings. He was a very nice man to me. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.