Milford Kenneth “Ken” Beaver, 68, of Norwalk, went to his home in Heaven, to join his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Friday, June 15, 2012, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky.
He was born May 27, 1944, to Leslie and Audrey (Sanders) Beaver in Gallipolis, Ohio. As a boy he enjoyed working on the family dairy farm and tinkering with cars. In 1963 he moved to Sandusky and worked various jobs, eventually becoming a truck driver. He loved driving and working on his semi.
Ken attended Victory Baptist Church, Norwalk, and had a lifelong passion for studying the Bible.
Milford, Ken, is survived by his wife, Naomi (James) Beaver; daughter Kimberlie (Michael) Barrows, of Belleville, Ill.; son Charles Beaver, of Norwalk; step-so Robert Berkey, of Sandusky; grandchildren, Karissa Barrows, Caitlin (Barrows) Walters, Nichole Berkey, Ethan Barrows, Courtney Beaver, Hailey Beaver, Logan Berkey, Nolan Berkey, Megan Beaver, and Carson Beaver; a great-grandson Seth Barrows; sisters, Delores Beaver, Faye (Larry) Johnson and Wyllodene (Joe) Eskew, all of Gallipolis, Patsy (Austin) Evans, of Pedro, Ohio; sister-in-law Wanda Beaver Barnhouse; and numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Jeffrey Beaver in infancy and Rodney Beaver.
Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Monday, June 18, at Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, where funeral services will be at 1 Tuesday, June 19. Pastor Dan Johnson will officiate. Burial will follow in Sand Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or to Victory Baptist Church, 132 Gallup Road, Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be shared at toftfh.com.