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Kenneth F. Kienlen, 95, died Wednesday, August 17, 2005 at his home in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, he retired from Nabisco as the office supervisor, working there for 48 years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Ken was an avid bowler, had retired to Florida, and enjoyed softball, bicycling and shuffleboard into his 90's. Survivors include daughter, Sharon Ann Clark of Churubusco, IN; son, Philip Kienlen of Forney, TX; daughter-in-law, Linda Kienlen of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Rich (Barb) Kienlen, Mark (Elizabeth) Clark, Teresa (Evan) Tuxhorn, Susie (Matt) Novak, Debbie (Scott) Clark all of Fort Wayne, Laurie Clark of Tenmile, OR, Tracy (Chris) Clark of Custer, SD, Andy and Alex Kienlen of Forney, TX, and nine great-grandchildren; preceded in death by his wife, Hattie; a son, Stephen Kienlen; a grandson, Christopher Clark; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Service 11am Saturday at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 7215 St. Joe Rd. with calling 1 hour prior. Calling also 2 to 5 and 7 to 9pm Friday at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Rd. with Rosary at 4:30pm and Vigil at 8:30pm Friday. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to Heartland Hospice or the family