Milford Kenneth “Ken” Beaver, 68, Norwalk, went to his home in Heaven, to join his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 15, 2012, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky.
He was born on 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 on 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, Belleville, IL; son, Charles Beaver, Norwalk, Ohio; step-son, Robert Berkey, Sandusky; grandchildren, Karissa Barrows, Caitlin (Barrows) Walters, Nichole Berkey, Ethan Barrows, Courtney Beaver, Hailey Beaver, Logan Berkey, Megan Beaver, and Carson Beaver; a great-grandson, Seth Barrows; sisters, Delores Beaver, Faye (larry) Johnson, and Wyllodene (Joe) Eskew, all of Gallipolis, Ohio, Patsy (Austin) Evans, Pedro, Ohio; sister-in-law, Wanda Beaver Barnhouse; and numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Rodney Beaver and Jeffrey Beaver in infancy.
Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2012, in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the funeral home, with Pastor Dan Johnson officiating. 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 Rd., Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be shared at www.toftfh.com.