ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Kenneth Roy Zwick, 48, a lifelong resident of Thomaston, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at the University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor.
Ken was born on July 6, 1966, in Wakefield, the son of Elmer Roy and Margie Irene (Minier) Zwick. He attended Wakefield schools.
Ken enjoyed fishing, hunting and watching action-packed Western movies on television.
He was employed by Action Floor Systems Inc ., in Mercer, Wis ., Ottawa Forest Products Inc ., in Ironwood, and most recently as a driver for AAction Moving & Storage, in Bismarck, N.D.
Ken will be greatly missed by all and his memory will never be lost to those who were lucky enough to know him.
Ken is survived by his mother, Margie; a sister, Brenda; a niece, Tiffany; and a great-niece, Laura Lynn Marchant, all of Wakefield; his aunts and uncles, Grace and Walt Maki, Pam and Russell Havenor and Lydia Johnson, all of Ironwood, Paulette and Dennis Baldwin and Mona and Don Guglielmotto, all of Bessemer, Mike Minier, Loretta and Chet Raymond, Franklin "Porky" Raymond Sr. and Delores Zwick, all of Wakefield, Barb Minier, Gould City, Ray and Pat Minier and Francis and Crystal Minier, all of Fernwood, Idaho, Doris and Paul Walter, Antigo, Wis ., Virginia Patterson, Minocqua, Wis ., and Cindy and John Laakonen, Green Bay, Wis .; numerous other loving relatives; and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Elmer, on May 17, 2008; his paternal grandparents, John and Ruth Raap; his maternal grandparents, Jerome and Nettie Minier; and his aunts and uncles, William Zwick, Ruth Raymond, Robert Minier, Mike Patterson, Judy Minier, John Johnson and Chuck Wilutis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, July 24, at 11 a.m ., preceded by visitation at 10 a.m ., at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Wakefield, with the Rev. Antony Lukka, celebrant.
Rite of Committal and interment will take place in Lakeside Cemetery, Wakefield.
Lunch will be served downstairs of Immaculate Conception Church following the cemetery service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeside Memorial Chapel, Wakefield, Jerald Rocco, owner/manager. Condolences may be expressed online at lakesidememorialchapel.com