Salem – Ken, 69,
died August 17 in Salem. He was born in Salem and lived in
Sublimity for 31 years before moving back to Salem in 1999.
Ken married Kathy Drescher on May 4, 1968 in Stayton. He
worked for over 40 years at Norpac, retiring as the
Maintenance Manager. Ken was a member of St. Boniface Catholic
Church for many years and later Queen of Peace Catholic Church
when he moved to Salem, and the Knights of Columbus St.
Anthony Council. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, camping, boating
and going to functions and visiting with friends. Ken was an
avid sports fan and a big supporter of Oregon State and Regis
He is survived by
his wife: Kathy of Salem; mother-in-law: Joyce Dozler of
Stayton; children: Darren (Sherry) Miotke of Salem, Beth
Miotke of Milwaukie and Michael (Mandy) Miotke of Sublimity;
sisters: Carolyn Lulay and Marilyn Lulay both of Sublimity and
twins Donna Benefiel and Deanna Mack both of Stayton;
grandsons: William, Henry and Matthew Miotke.
Recitation of Rosary
will be Wednesday, August 23 at 7:00 pm and Mass of Christian
Burial will be Thursday, August 24 at 10:00 am both at St.
Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity. Interment will follow
in St. Boniface Cemetery. Contributions may be made to
Regis/St. Mary Catholic Schools. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.