| Kenneth Bortner was born on August 28, 1944, in Philadelphia, PA,
and passed away on April 25, 2018, in Lufkin, TX.
He was 73 years of age.
Ken served his country for many years and managed several retail
stores during his career.
Ken had a passion for plants and gardening and kept his yard
beautiful. He loved entertaining his friends on Facebook.
Ken is survived by his son, Sean Christopher Bortner, Sr, of Houston,
TX; his daughter, Michelle Hann, of NJ; eight grandchildren, Christopher Jr., Kaden, Anna, Jennifer,
Ashley, Amberly, Brianna and Chloe; four great-grandchildren, Marcello, Anthony, Tater and Carter;
and his brother, Bill Bortner,
A viewing was held at the Gipson Funeral
Home, 1515 South Chestnut, Lufkin, TX, on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, and a celebration of life
service followed. Interment was private.
Condolences may be offered at www.gipsonfuneralhome.com.
Watch the Tribute Video. It is beautiful!