Kenneth Hood Hotchkiss
June 21, 1934 – June 4, 2015
Kenneth Hood Hotchkiss was born June 21, 1934 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Herbert V. Hochkiss and Marjorie Hotchkiss. Ken entered into eternity with his Savior and Lord Jesus Christ on June 4, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Marie Hotchkiss and 5 children; Judy Magee, Don Hotchkiss, Janice Gillies, Kathy Moore, and Bonnie Granger. He has 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
Ken graduated from Los Angeles Baptist College and went on to complete a Masters of Divinity at Los Angeles Baptist Seminary. Ken’s lived his life serving his Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ. His hearts desire was that all he knew would also know and trust Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior (John 3:16). Ken Pastored Bethel Baptist Church of Lancaster Ca. for 8 years and Newberry Community Church in Newberry Springs, Ca. for 13 years. In 1995 Ken and Marie moved to Topaz, Ca. where he served under IN FAITH Missions for the past 20 years. During this time, Ken and Marie traveled to rural
communities sharing Gods Word weekly in Mina, Gabbs and Verdi. Each summer they held Vacation Bible Schools in communities including, Walker, Doyle, Bridgeport, June Lake and Mammoth, California- and Gerlach, Hawthorn, Washoe Lake, Shurz, T.R.E., and Coleville, Nevada. Services will be held at Shadow Mountain Church, 1311 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville, Nevada on June 11, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made payable to: KEN HOTCHKISS Memorial Fund: IN FAITH- P.0. Box 370, Villanova, PA 19085