Kenneth L. Klika , loving husband, father, and grandfather went home to be with the Lord on October 31, 2014.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio on October 4, 1945, to the late Edwin & Ruth Klika, Kenneth served in the First Aircraft Wing of the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was a retired Professor Emeritus from the University of Akron and was currently serving as an Assistant Dean in the College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Civil Engineering at Case Western Reserve University.
Kenneth leaves behind his wife Patricia Klika and sons Kenneth J. (Jennifer) and Kristopher, daughter Kelly Klika, and granddaughters, Kate and Jill.
Family will receive friends on Monday November, 3 from 6-8 pm at Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home 174 N. Lyman Rd, Wadsworth, Ohio, where services will be conducted Tuesday November 4, at 12pm. with Pastor Kevin Seager officiating. Interment will be at the Ohio Western National Cemetery. lieu of flowers please send donations to the Esther Ryan Shoe Fund at the Magic City Kiwanis or the Kenneth Klika Scholarship Fund at the Love and Hope Children’s Home. (http://www.loveandhopechildrenshome.com/)