Kenneth "Ken" H. Rush - 75, of Souderton, PA; formerly of Quakertown, PA went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Gwynedd Square Nursing Center.
He was the loving husband of Pamela Ann (Neudecker) Rush for 23 years. Ken was born in Perkasie, PA to the late Alvin L & Mary Bertha (Hockman) Rush.
He graduated from Pennridge High School, class of 1955, where he was an outstanding football player. Ken served as an Airman in the US Air Force for 6 years. He was employed as a Lineman Leader for PPL Electric for 35 years. Ken was a member of many groups including: Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #1539 in Sellersville, Rajah Temple, Tall Cedars, Allentown Consistory, Mac Calla Lodge 596 F&AM in Souderton, Perkasie Order of the Owls Nest 1224, North Penn Gun Club & Bucks County Hunt Club and Sellersville Legion Nase Kraft Post 255. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, hunting and playing golf. Ken was a kind, generous, strong, faithful and loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a life member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church.
In addition to his wife, Ken is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Williams & husband, Jim of Souderton, PA; two grandsons, Matthew E. & Andrew R. Williams, both of Souderton, PA; two sisters, Mary Ellen Moyer of Silverdale, PA, Susan Matthews of Fruitland, MD; five brothers, Lloyd Rush & wife, Lucille of Perkasie, PA, William Rush of Placerville, CA, Robert Rush of Quakertown, PA, James Rush of New Tripoli, PA and Larry Rush of Placerville, CA.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, David Rush.
A memorial service will take place at a future date and time.
Inurnment will take place at Union Cemetery in Quakertown.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
Arrangements by: Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 East Broad Street, Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964. To send online condolences to the family, visit www.andersfh.com