Kenneth B. Hertzog 66, Manheim Auto Auction employee

By on December 19, 2012

Kenneth B. Hertzog, 66, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at his residence.

He was born in Ephrata to the late Fred F. Hertzog and Arlene E. (Buch) Hertzog and was the husband of Arlene S. (Hess) Hertzog.

He was a member of the Metzler Mennonite Church, Ephrata. Kenneth was a member of the Ephrata Young Farmers Association and the Cocalico Historical Society. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, fishing, hunting, antique tractors, gardening, toy trains and attending auctions. Before his retirement, Kenneth worked as an excavation supervisor for The Horst Group. He was currently working at the Manheim Auto Auction and was a bus driver for Landis Homes.

In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by three sons: Kenneth Scott, husband of Kristen (Anselmo) Hertzog of Ephrata, Douglas Kent Hertzog of Lititz, Jason Daniel, husband of Rebecca (Burkholder) Hertzog of Brownstown; a daughter: Jessica Kim Williams; a sister: Nancy B., wife of Leon N. Hurst of Ephrata; and eight grandchildren.

Services were held Dec. 17 at Metzler Mennonite Church, Ephrata with Pastors Nevin S. Horning and Richard Buch officiating. Interment followed in the Metzler Mennonite Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions in Kenneth’s memory may be made to Metzler Mennonite Church, 515 W. Metzler Road, Ephrata, PA 17522.

Online condolences can be given at

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.

About lititzrecord