October 13, 1932 - May 13, 2020
Kenneth P. Grenz, age 87, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at his home in Mena. He was born on Thursday, October 13, 1932 to Paul and Edna Pauline Gaede Grenz in Hitchcock, Oklahoma.
Kenneth served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict as a medic and was Honorably Discharged. He was a person that served God and his fellow man with all his heart. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Mena where he served Elder and Deacon and a Sabbath school teacher. Kenneth was a member of the Ouachita Amateur Radio Club, American Radio Relay League. Kenneth was an electrical engineer and enjoyed woodworking, Amateur radios and gardening. Kenneth was a loving father, brother, uncle and a great friend and will be missed by all who knew him.
Kenneth is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elouise Grenz and two sons, Lloyd Grenz and Randy Bronner.
Kenneth is survived by daughter and son in law, Klinda and Emil Rath of Mena and Alice Grenz of Cleburne, Texas; step son, Bill Bronner of West Los Angeles, California; step daughter, Charlene Prettyman of Sandy, Utah; his brother, Robert Grenz of Farmington, Washington; his sisters, Edna June Ferguson of Angwin, California and Geraldine Dunbar of Fairfield, California; four grandchildren; four step grandchildren; six great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at a later date with arrangements entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.