Kenneth W. Knutson ( Kenko) was born February 5, 1942 in South Dakota to his parents Eddie Milo and Gladys Knutson. Ken age 77 passed on July 22, 2019 with his wife Karla, caregiver by his side in the home of Ellen Drew in Dos Palos, CA with the help of Hinds Hospice comfort care.
He is preceded in death by his father and mother. Ken is survived by his wife Karla ( Hendricks) Knutson, sons Kyle Knutson, Kolt Hendricks, Brock Peterson, Blaine Knutson, Harold DuBoise and daughter Tina ( Bob ) Sherman. Grandchildren Travis Sherman, Alex Sherman and Nikko Sherman. He is also survived by his brothers Gary (Sharon) Knutson of Sioux Falls and David Knutson of San Jose. Ken was raised in South Dakota and also lived in San Jose before moving to Dos Palos in 1999, He was loved by everyone who had the pleasure of meeting him. The family wishes to thank Fierro Family Funeral Home for their caring of our beloved Kenneth and the family kindness that they have expressed to us at this time.
Services will be held August 24, 2019 @ 10am and will be held at Apostolic Tabernacle - UPC of Merced located at 2745 E. State Hwy 140, Merced, Ca 95340. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the legacy of this car enthusiast. http//at.church/ for Live Webcast.
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