Kenneth (Ken) Jacob Scharich, age 91, passed away on November 16, 2021. He was a resident of Colorado Springs and Cañon City for 59 years and was formerly a resident of Saginaw, Michigan. He was a milk delivery man.
Kenneth was born on August 22, 1930 to Jacob and Sophia Scharich in Saginaw, Michigan. On September 14, 1980 he married Anastasia Manchego in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Ken was fond of hunting, fishing, camping, and had an appreciation for motorbikes and stock cars. He loved traveling and playing cards but most of all, he loved his family. He attended Arthur Hill High School and graduated in 1948.
He is survived by his loving wife, Anastasia (Ann) Scharich; his children: David Scharich, Kimberlee Scharich and Kimberly Anderson; his daughter-in-law Hope Scharich; his grandchildren: David, Justin, Traci, Kay, Patricia, Jennifer, Crystal, Rochelle, and Jessica; and his many great-grandchildren including Devon and Chase Scharich. He was preceded in death by his daughter Lezlie Scharich, his parents Jacob and Sophia Scharich, his sister Lil Kitzman, and his brother Harold Scharich.
A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on December 1, 2021 at Shrine of Remembrance, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80910. A funeral service will be held directly after at 2 p.m.