He is survived by his wife of exactly 49 years, Diane; his children, Julie Eilmes-Daly, Rhonda and Brent Peck, Kenny and Kelleen Eilmes; his six adored grand- children, Drew, Dayne, Grifen, Chloe, Kathlena and Keena; his siblings, Larry, Thelma, John, Ralph, Marge, Linda and Lauren; and his much loved nephews and nieces.
Ken graduated from Rogers High School and Eastern Washington University.
He served three years in the Army.
Ken had a long and successful teaching and coaching career in Connell, Medical Lake and at North Central (35 years total).
A memorial will be held at Rogers High School on Saturday, January 25th at 1:00PM in the gym.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Ken’s name to local youth sports programs (YMCA, Spokane Valley Baseball, etc).