Kenneth W. Ott

Kenneth W. Ott, 75, of Medina, passed away Aug. 31, 2014. He was born March 1, 1939, in Berea, Ohio, to the late Walter A. and Helen M. (Beck) Ott. After graduating from North Olmsted High School, Kenneth attended Baldwin Wallace Universi-ty and continued to learn throughout his lifetime. Kenneth worked and eventually became owner of his family business, B.R.O.T. Inc. He and his wife, Pat (Loreen) enjoyed 53 great and interesting years together. They especially enjoyed spending summers at Chautauqua Lake. During his retirement, Kenneth enjoyed spending time outside and kept himself busy by working in his yard. He collected cars, boats and tractors. He had a love for animals and any stray that entered his yard found a home there. Kenneth’s family was his pride and joy and he will always be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Pat (Loreen Zornow); children: Leslie (Stephen) Conder, Robert (Lisa) Ott, and Rick (Barb Sustar) Ott; grandchildren: Matthew and Charlotte Conder and Brooke, Samantha, and Brad Ott; and sister-in-law, Carol (David) Wadovick.

Family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A private burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Park, North Olmsted, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The American Lung Association, 6100 Rockside Wood Blvd. N., Cleveland, OH 44131, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospi-tal, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com.