Kenneth E. Gleditsch

Kenneth E. Gleditsch, 77, of McKeesport, died peacefully at home on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Born in McKeesport, February 12, 1944, he was the son of the late George Herbert and Edith Glaub Gleditsch. A retired butcher, he served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He loved to tend his garden and sit on the front porch, loved to cook, and loved his daughter, Kendra and his dog, Princess. He is survived by his wife, Isabel Madera Gleditsch; his daughter, Kendra (Kurt) Szymczak of Munhall; brothers, Herb Gleditsch of Indiana, PA and Carl Gleditsch of Columbus, OH; nieces and nephews, Stephen Gleditsch of Washington, DC, Christopher Gleditsch of Washington, DC, Jason Gleditsch of Philadelphia, Kathleen Gleditsch of Raleigh, NC, Michael Wagner of McKeesport, and Janelle Wagner of McKeesport. Friends will be received in the Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 on Thursday, June 17. 2021 from 2-4 PM.