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Kenneth Zinck

June 10, 1945 — March 7, 2023

Kenneth Zinck

Kenneth Zinck, age 77 of Germantown, OH passed away peacefully at Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties with his family by his side. He was born in Middletown, OH to the late Wilbert and Lena (Hurtt) Zinck, graduated from Springboro High School, and retired from General Motors. Throughout the years Ken coached junior high and high school wrestling at Valley View Schools, junior high football at Valley View schools, as well as high school football at Dixie High School. Ken also enjoyed playing golf, and enjoyed working in the yard, so much that his family called him a master yard manicurist. His love for the outdoors, trees and plants was common within his family, his brother owned Zincks Nursery in Carlisle and at one time or another all of his siblings had taken turns working together. Along with his parents, Ken was preceded in death by 8 siblings, Donnie, Tom, Shirley, Raymond, Jerry, Jim, Calvin, and Norma Zinck, he is survived by his wife Debbie (Stiver) Zinck, his sons Ronald and Mark (Nicolle) Zinck, step son Mike (Missy) Hensley, grandchildren Eli and Alec Zinck, Ben, Bryce and Brenna Hensley, brothers Dale and Paul Zinck, brother in law Roger (Linda) Stiver, and numerous extended family members and dear friends. The family would like to thank Astoria Health and Rehab for the care they showed Ken when he first needed assistance, they would also like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Bella Care Hospice for their care of Ken at Enclave of Springboro, and Ohio's Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties for Ken's final days. The family will receive friends on Friday, March 10, 2023 from 5-7PM at the Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home 29 N Main St. Germantown OH 45327. Funeral Services will be private and officiated by Pastor Ruby Harp.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made to Bella Care Hospice, or Hospice of Dayton in memory of Ken.

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Friday, March 10, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

ARPP Root and Carter Funeral Home

29 N. Main St., Germantown, OH 45327

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