Kenneth John Pavlisick of Paonia died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Paonia Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was 77.
At his request, no services will be held.
Mr. Pavlisick was born Oct. 25, 1934, in Bowie, to Martin and Jennie (DeLost) Pavlisick. He spent his childhood in Paonia and graduated from Paonia High School in 1952. He attended Colorado State University.
He entered the U.S. Army in 1957 and was honorably discharged as a SP5 in 1960.
Mr. Pavlisick married Rena Schoneman on March 25, 1961, in Paonia. She survives.
He was a member of Sacred Hearth Catholic Church in Paonia, Hotchkiss Elks Lodge #1807, United Mine Workers of America Local #6417 and Black Canyon Veterans of Foreign Wars #9333. He enjoyed snowmobiling, hunting, his cabin in Hubbard Park and spending time with his family.
Mr. Pavlisick is survived by his wife, Rena Pavlisick of Paonia; a son and his wife, Kenneth and Sherrie Pavlisick Jr. of Phoenix, Ariz., and their children, Sam, Zack and Allie; a daughter, Teresa Pavlisick and her son, Nathaniel; a great-grandson, Maverick of Grand Junction; a brother and one sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to the North Fork Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 127, Hotchkiss, CO 81419.
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Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus